USA: Immersion Corp., a leader in touch feedback technology development and licensing, has expanded its existing agreement with LG Electronics Inc. to include a patent license covering LG’s use of simple forms of haptic effects, sometimes referred to as Basic Haptics, in its smartphones and other mobile devices.
The agreement continues to provide a license to Immersion’s TouchSense solutions.
“We are pleased to expand our existing agreement with LG Electronics to include a license for Basic Haptics. We feel this validates the value of both our IP portfolio, as well as the investments we’ve made in developing our TouchSense product solutions,” said Immersion CEO Victor Viegas.
“We will continue to invest in innovations for the mobile market, and look forward to a continued relationship with LG, delivering compelling user experiences through our haptic technology.”