I took control of the giant robot hand Jeff Bezos called ‘weirdly natural’ — and he was right

Business Insider Australia | Sep 7, 2019 at 8:05 AM
  • Tucked away in an unremarkable-looking north London building is a robot that looks and feels like the progenitor for “Pacific Rim”-style mechs.
  • HaptX develops VR and reproducing the sensation of touch for people operating machines remotely, and is responsible for the gloves.
  • Syntouch specialises in making materials capable of relaying touch to people, and made the touch sensors that go on the end of the robot’s fingers.