Olfactory Tech

Scent is integrated into technology for full immersion

Implications - Technology can satisfy many senses, however the relationship between tech and the sense of smell has remained untapped til now. This is due to more than technological advancement. The mainstream acceptance of VR and AR technologies has ushered in a consumer demand for even more immersion. In this regard, integrating scent was the natural next step, and speaks to the importance of maintaining foresight when using new technologies.
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Sensual Virtual Reality Scents - The CamSoda OhRoma Attachment Adds Smells to VR Pornography
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This Year and Hot 3,031 Clicks Pub: Jan 19, 17
Sensual Virtual Reality Scents
The CamSoda OhRoma Attachment Adds Smells to VR Pornography
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Scent-Emitting Hair Dryers - The 'Delicious Dryer' is Equipped with Scent-Infused Cartridges
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New and V. Hot 438 Clicks Pub: Sep 18, 17
Scent-Emitting Hair Dryers
The 'Delicious Dryer' is Equipped with Scent-Infused Cartridges
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Synthetic Olfactory Devices - The 'Bouquet' is a Device That Lets Users Smell Color
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This Year and Warm 97 Clicks Pub: May 16, 17
Synthetic Olfactory Devices
The 'Bouquet' is a Device That Lets Users Smell Color
The ‘Bouquet’ by ECAL/Workshop is a synthetic olfactory device that in short turns color into smell. The cone-shaped device detects the color it is pointed at using optical sensors and... [More]
Scent-Based Security Devices - The 'Smell of Data' Device Warns of Data Breaches with Scent
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This Week and Warm 55 Clicks Pub: Sep 14, 17
Scent-Based Security Devices
The 'Smell of Data' Device Warns of Data Breaches with Scent
Our sense of smell is useless when it comes to detecting danger in the online world, so the ‘Smell of Data’ is a device that aims to utilize our ability to smell threats and data... [More]
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