The Future Of Touch-Sensitive Prosthe...

The Future Of Touch-Sensitive Prosthetic Limbs: Real-Time Sensory Information

There are 2 comments on the www.science20.com story from Oct 14, 2013, titled The Future Of Touch-Sensitive Prosthetic Limbs: Real-Time Sensory Information. In it, www.science20.com reports that:

New research marks an important step toward new technology that, if implemented successfully, would increase the dexterity and clinical viability of robotic prosthetic limbs - touch-sensitive prosthetics that could convey real-time sensory information to amputees via a direct interface with the brain.

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“Geologist [I'm Climate Change]”

Since: Mar 07

formerly Nuneaton

#1 Oct 16, 2013
Interesting article.

may find the burgeoning sex industry to be the way to go in toutchy feely cybernetic research though, as it has a much larger client base and a considerably higher resource donation sector for the research & development!

Have a nice day: Ag

“Got Science?”

Since: Apr 07

Location hidden

#2 Oct 21, 2013
Hey, that industry launched VCRs, if it does the same for people without hands, that's a win.

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