TEDxBarcelona - Adrian David Cheok - Multisensory Human Communication

Adrian David Cheok is founder and director of the Mixed Reality Lab, Singapore. He has been working on research covering mixed reality, human-computer interfaces, wearable computers and ubiquitous computing, fuzzy systems, embedded systems, power electronics.

In his talk, Adrian shows us examples how we can (and maybe will) communicate in the future over the phone and internet using all of our five senses (and not only 2). On stage, he shows (for the first time in Europe) a device to transmit taste over the internet!

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