Oculus Rift Makes Virtual Idol Handshakes Possible

The future! It's here, and it's brought virtual reality handshakes with Hatsune Miku. Aren't you happy to be alive in 2013?

YouTube user Netkick recently showed off a Oculus Rift tech demo which uses the Novint Falcon pistol peripheral and a rubber hand.

As shown in the video below, you can shake hands with virtual reality Miku.

Surely, this tech will only be used with greetings—just greetings. I cannot see it being used for anything else, really.

OculusRiftで初音ミクと握手をしてみた [YouTube via IT Media]

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