People without hearing can LISTEN to music with new technology that converts tunes into vibrations

People without hearing can LISTEN to music with new technology that converts tunes into vibrations

  • Scientists designed an algorithm that converts monophonic music into tangible stimuli transmitted as vibrations
  • The vibrations are then sent to a device worn around the wrist, allowing the wearer to feel the music
  • ¬†An advanced portable version is in the works that could be used at concerts

New technology allows those without hearing to listen to music through touch.

Researchers at the University of