A bionic leg which responds to muscular signals

April 21st, 2011 - 5:54 pm ICT by IANS
London, April 21 (IANS) As Hailey Daniswicz flexes her thigh muscles, electrodes attached to her send messages to a computer avatar to flex its knee and ankle -- parts of ... Read more...

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Lip-reading cellphone allows for soundless communication

March 5th, 2010 - 3:11 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Mar 5 (ANI): Karlsruhe Institute of Technology researchers have developed the phone of the future, a lip-reading cell that allows for soundless communication.The software by German researchers enables people to move ... Read more...

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How to text message without any pain in neck, arms and hands

June 24th, 2009 - 5:22 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, June 24 (ANI): Suffering sore thumbs, pain in the neck, arms and hands owing to that constant text messaging to your girlfriend? Well, then you are certainly typing those messages differently ... Read more...

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Why immoral behaviour leaves a “bad taste in the mouth”

February 27th, 2009 - 12:10 pm ICT by ANI
Washington, Feb 27 (ANI): Immoral behaviour really does leave a "bad taste in the mouth", claims a new study, which found that disgust over an unfair social situation is hard-wired into ... Read more...

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