Incredible hack could give Apple Watch ability to detect objects you touch

Apple Watch is great at interacting with other smart devices, but a teach of researchers at Carnegie Mellon’s HCI Institute and Disney Research have discovered a cheap hack that allows your smartwatch to recognize every day (dumb) objects based on their invisible electromagnetic signals. The team developed a $10 chip that can be installed on […]

(via Cult of Mac – Tech and culture through an Apple lens)


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Incredible hack could give Apple Watch ability to detect objects you touch