Posts tagged Skin conductivity
Smartwatch Screen Too Small? SkinTrack Turns Your Skin Into A Touchscreen

People love the idea of smartwatches, but hate the interface - tiny touchscreens with fiddly controls make for a less-than-enjoyable experience. So a lab at Carnegie Mellon University has fixed the problem with a device that turns the wearer’s skin into a touch interface.

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Researchers Create Universal Earphones That Can Tell Which Ear They Are In

Japanese researchers have developed a set of prototype headphones that use proximity sensors to detect the left and right ear, eliminating the need for user differentiation between earbuds, along with some other pretty nifty uses for the technology.

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