Bionicarm

12.17.14
DARPA-funded mind-controlled robotic arm now works a lot better
12.17.14

DARPA-funded mind-controlled robotic arm now works a lot better

At Expand NY in November, DARPA Director Arati Prabhakar talked about the erm, friendlier projects...

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05.12.14
Scientists build a robot arm that catches objects in the blink of an eye
05.12.14

Scientists build a robot arm that catches objects in the blink of an eye

Humans are good at catching fast-moving objects -- just ask any baseball fan. Robots typically la...

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05.30.13
DARPA developing muscle-controlled prosthetic limbs that can feel (video)
05.30.13

DARPA developing muscle-controlled prosthetic limbs that can feel (video)

DARPA's no stranger to bionic limb research, however two new projects under the agency's RE-NET pr...

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05.19.11
BBC shows us what it's like to live with a bionic hand
05.19.11

BBC shows us what it's like to live with a bionic hand

We've posted a fair share on bionic limbs and their advancements over the years, but rarely hav...

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10.28.10
Dean Kamen unveils revamped bionic arm and water machine, LED light bulb powered by Cree
10.28.10

Dean Kamen unveils revamped bionic arm and water machine, LED light bulb powered by Cree

Segway inventor Dean Kamen just stole the show at TEDMED 2010, with both a far-reaching lecture on...

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10.23.10
Man with bionic arms dies after car crash
10.23.10

Man with bionic arms dies after car crash

Otto Bock's mind-controlled bionic arms let Austria's Christian Kandlbauer work, play and even driv...

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07.18.10
DARPA-funded prosthetic arm reaches phase three, would-be cyborgs celebrate
07.18.10

DARPA-funded prosthetic arm reaches phase three, would-be cyborgs celebrate

Last we heard from Johns Hopkins University's Applied Physics Laboratory, it wanted a neurally-cont...

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08.08.07
DARPA-funded bionic arm gets second prototype
08.08.07

DARPA-funded bionic arm gets second prototype

Researchers at the Johns Hopkins University Applied Physics Laboratory, no strangers to reaching fo...

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04.28.07
DARPA's prosthetic challenge nets first prototype
04.28.07

DARPA's prosthetic challenge nets first prototype

Less than a year after challenging researchers to develop a bionic arm that looks, feels, and works...

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