Myo armband joins forces with Oculus Rift

Date:10 August 2014 Tags:, , , ,

Have you heard of the Myo armband? Created by Thalmic Labs, it’s a device that turns your forearm into a controller, translating impulses from muscles into commands to control digital technologies using Bluetooth. What could be better, right?

Well, a collaboration between Thalmic Labs and Oculus VR sees the integration of the Myo armband with the Oculus Rift, bringing about a more realistic, less-detached experience.

Watch a hands-on demo of the Myo armband with the Oculus Rift…

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