Haptic technology has come a long way in recent years. And at long last, it’s finally reached its inevitable conclusion: Boobs.
More specifically, Japanese researchers have developed a robot hand that uses haptic technology to simulate softness on individual fingertips. Other than acting as a stand-in lady friend for lonely scientists, the device has the potential to give medical students more hands-on practice (so to speak) with breast exams.
This is a good way to cop a feel without getting slapped. Right, Champ?