Tongue

11.29.13
Georgia Tech's Tongue Drive wheelchair proves quicker than traditional breath controls
11.29.13

Georgia Tech's Tongue Drive wheelchair proves quicker than traditional breath controls

Georgia Tech researchers believed that tongue-controlled devices could help the disabled, and now...

By J. Fingas,   11.29.13
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04.03.12
Scientists train Kinect to follow your tongue wagging
04.03.12

Scientists train Kinect to follow your tongue wagging

We've seen Microsoft's diverse little Xbox motion controller go on to do a heck of a lot more than...

By B. Heater,   04.03.12
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02.22.12
Magnetic retainer lets you operate machinery with your tongue, gives linguistics new meaning
02.22.12

Magnetic retainer lets you operate machinery with your tongue, gives linguistics new meaning

Many people with debilitating conditions rely on sip and puff technology to get around, which is re...

By J. Trew,   02.22.12
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02.22.11
Kiss Controller lets you play a bowling game with your tongue... while it's in someone else's mouth (video)
02.22.11

Kiss Controller lets you play a bowling game with your tongue... while it's in someone else's mouth (video)

Oh, this isn't weird at all! The Kissing Controller, an experimental project by one Hye Yeon Nam, i...

By Vlad Savov,   02.22.11
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10.03.09
iLickit might not be sanitary, but brings new meaning to 'oleophobic'
10.03.09

iLickit might not be sanitary, but brings new meaning to 'oleophobic'

digg_url = 'http://digg.com/apple/iPhone_game_you_play_with_your_tongue_Video'; If you're the ki...

By M. Schramm,   10.03.09
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08.19.09
Electronic tongue tastes, identifies sweeteners so you don't have to
08.19.09

Electronic tongue tastes, identifies sweeteners so you don't have to

The tongue, besides being creepy, offers plenty in the way of research opportunities, as you know...

By Joseph L. Flatley,   08.19.09
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08.14.09
BrainPort lets you see with your tongue, might actually make it to market
08.14.09

BrainPort lets you see with your tongue, might actually make it to market

We first saw the crazy BrainPort in 2006, but the intervening time hasn't been wasted by its develo...

By Vlad Savov,   08.14.09
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01.13.09
Ballmer hearts iPhone, at least a little bit
01.13.09

Ballmer hearts iPhone, at least a little bit

Our friend & former colleague David Chartier has a piece up over at Ars Technica with the sordid...

By Aron Trimble,   01.13.09
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08.26.08
Researchers rework tongue-based communication
08.26.08

Researchers rework tongue-based communication

It turns out that the tongue isn't tied to the spinal cord (had we paid better attention in Bio101,...

By Steven Kim,   08.26.08
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