|Singapore Scientists Embrace Plan for Cyberhugs|
|Reuters News Wire (email@example.com)|
Mon, 28 Nov 2005 11:32:06 -0600
Singapore scientists looking for ways to transmit the sense of touch|
over the Internet have devised a vibration jacket for chickens and are
thinking about electronic children's pyjamas for cyberspace hugs.
A wireless jacket for chickens or other pets can be controlled with a
The next step would be to use the same concept to transmit hugs over
"These days, parents go on a lot of business trips, but with children,
NTU is thinking of a pyjama suit for children, which would use the
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