Hand

03.24.15
Super-precise artificial hand uses smart wires as muscles
03.24.15

Super-precise artificial hand uses smart wires as muscles

As a rule, bionic hands are clunky contraptions made of motors, pneumatics and other machinery tha...

By J. Fingas,   03.24.15
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07.30.14
Europe says 'be our guest' to Disney Magical World
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07.30.14

Europe says 'be our guest' to Disney Magical World

It's the circle of life; first a game hits Japan, then North America and then Europe. Heigh-ho, Eu...

By Sinan Kubba,   07.30.14
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02.12.14
Disney Magical World trailer is shining, shimmering, splendid
02.12.14

Disney Magical World trailer is shining, shimmering, splendid

If you think Disney costumes would improve Animal Crossing: New Leaf, or any game for that matter,...

By Sinan Kubba,   02.12.14
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06.11.13
Willow Garage may sell its Velo robot gripper early, if you ask nicely
06.11.13

Willow Garage may sell its Velo robot gripper early, if you ask nicely

Some have called Willow Garage's health into question lately, but the company may have a minor hit...

By J. Fingas,   06.11.13
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04.11.13
Touch Bionics' latest 'i-limb' offers a powered rotating thumb, smartphone controls
04.11.13

Touch Bionics' latest 'i-limb' offers a powered rotating thumb, smartphone controls

Touch Bionics' i-limb prosthetic hand has advanced quite a bit in recent years, adding features li...

By D. Melanson,   04.11.13
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02.19.13
Swiss bionic hand offers true sensations through the nervous system
02.19.13

Swiss bionic hand offers true sensations through the nervous system

Those wearing bionic hands and similar prostheses often suffer a frustrating disconnect when they...

By J. Fingas,   02.19.13
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10.09.12
Microsoft Research crafts wrist-worn device that tracks hand gestures in 3D space (video)
10.09.12

Microsoft Research crafts wrist-worn device that tracks hand gestures in 3D space (video)

A team led by researchers at Microsoft's UK-based R&D lab has crafted a system that tracks the...

By A. Santos,   10.09.12
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10.04.12
Akimbo Kinect hack offers precise control with minimal effort (video)
10.04.12

Akimbo Kinect hack offers precise control with minimal effort (video)

We've seen Microsoft's Kinect used in countless ways, but 3Gear Systems means to better these pred...

By J. Rigg,   10.04.12
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09.29.12
Touch Bionics releases new prosthetic fingers, flips the old ones the bird
09.29.12

Touch Bionics releases new prosthetic fingers, flips the old ones the bird

The only upgrades available for our puny human hands are gaming controller calluses, but if you're...

By J. Rigg,   09.29.12
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