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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