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Actronika is looking for a business developer (internship)
To fuel the growth of Actronika’s commercial department, Actronika is looking for an intern in business development (4-6 months) to contribute to the commercial development of the company and the integration of the sense of touch in new products.
August 20, 2020
Actronika unveils its "Unitouch" haptic effects engine for game developers
Actronika unveils Unitouch, a haptic effects engine providing game developers with a new way of designing and creating touch interfaces. Use an extensive list of dynamic haptic effects to incorporate amazing tactile experiences into any mainstream game engine. This standalone desktop app will allow anyone to have a simple, deep, effective tool, whether you are novice or a pro at haptics.
July 20, 2020
Three of Actronika’s projects caught the attention of the European Commission’s Innovation Radar
The Innovation Radar is a European Commission initiative to identify high potential innovations and innovators in EU-funded research and innovation framework programmes. Three of Actronika’s projects funded by the European Commission under Horizon 2020 have been analysed by the European Commission’s Innovation Radar.
July 20, 2020
WEBINAR - From Haptic Science to Haptic Technology
Vincent Hayward, co-founder of Actronika, will present a webinar that will be of interest to anyone interested in the development of products that provide immersive and realistic haptic user-experiences.
May 18, 2020
etee X Actronika: launch of a new generation VR haptic controller
Actronika is teaming up with TG0, the creator of etee – the first all-finger VR controller for proximity, touch, gesture and pressure sensing. Actronika has integrated a high-definition haptics system into this new generation controller. Imagine being able to touch and feel in the real world what you see in virtual reality! This will be possible starting 2nd April 2020, when the etee controllers reach the market.
April 6, 2020
Vincent Hayward, co-founder of Actronika, elected to the French Academy of Sciences
Like famous scientists before him, Vincent Hayward, co-founder of Actronika, has been invited to join the prestigious French Academy of Sciences for his pioneering work in haptics.
January 21, 2020
Actronika launches its own haptic jacket: real-life sensations, for unique virtual experiences
Actronika showed its own haptic jacket capable of reproducing realistic sensations for virtual and augmented reality experiences during the Las Vegas Consumer Electronics Show (CES).
January 9, 2020
Actronika selected by Bpifrance and Business France to participate in the “Ubimobility” American immersion program
Actronika is one of 8 start-ups selected by BPIFrance and Business France to participate in the “Ubimobility” American immersion program. An opportunity to build relationships across the Atlantic.
April 4, 2019
Novares closes the deal to acquire a minority stake in the start-up Actronika to invent new user experience for the car of the future
The Novares Venture Capital Fund invests in Actronika to create new user experience with intuitive HMI (Human Machine Interface) and add to Novares Group innovative solutions for cars.
February 28, 2019
PH-CODING: Haptics become richer through next generation ultra-intuitive user interfaces
Actronika is participating in PH-CODING project that aims at founding the next generation ultra-intuitive user interfaces, through a new branch of neuroscience and et providing the first exploitation of predictive coding principles in technological solutions for human haptic interactions.
February 25, 2019
H-Reality : Actronika helps develop a sensory experience where digital 3D shapes and textures are felt
Actronika is part of the multidisciplinary team of industry and academic experts working on the H-Reality project to create the next generation of haptic controllers for virtual, augmented and mixed reality.
October 2, 2018
Mechanics of fingerprint impact on tactile and gripping function
Our co-founder Vincent Hayward speaks about how the mechanics of the fingertip impact the tactile and gripping function of the hand.
February 14, 2014
A World of Touch Illusions
Our co-founder Vincent Hayward was presenting at the UBC Department of Computer Science's Distinguished Lecture Series, November 21, 2013.
November 21, 2013
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