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armbands

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Myo armbands used to control prosthetic arm

The Myo gesture-controlled armband has been used to create a robotic prosthetic arm that can be controlled by the user's muscles.

By January 18, 2016

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This artificial limb uses Myo armbands for gesture control (Tomorrow Daily 301 show notes)

Johns Hopkins University tested a prosthetic that uses two Myo bands for control instead of surgically implanted sensors, and the design could mean artificial limbs with high function and lower cost in the the future.

By January 20, 2016

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Gesture-controlled prosthetic tech looks promising (Tomorrow Daily 301)

Jeff and Ashley cover an artificial limb that uses external armbands to move and a robot designed to scavenge radioactive material in locations too dangerous for humans.

By January 20, 2016

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Get a PureMove Sports Armband for iPhone for $34.99 shipped

Normally $50, this exercise-friendly accessory is smarter than the average armband.

By May 27, 2014

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Control your computer from afar with Myo armband

Thalmic Labs has created an alternative to the mouse and keyboard. The new Myo device uses muscle sensors to understand your gestures, letting you use your hands to play video games, swipe through slides, or turn up your tunes.

By January 30, 2014

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Myo gesture-control armband uses muscle power

The Myo gesture-control armband is looking to consign camera-based gesture recognition to the history books.

By February 25, 2013

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Diving into the LifeProof Armband/Swimband (pictures)

It's comfortable and built to last, but think carefully about the LifeProof Armband/Swimband's heft and prohibitively high cost.

5 Images By August 3, 2012

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LifeProof iPhone Armband/Swimband

It's comfortable and built to last, but think carefully about the LifeProof Armband/Swimband's heft and prohibitively high cost.

By August 3, 2012

3.5 stars Editors' rating August 3, 2012
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DIY: A dead-simple workout armband

An old tube sock as a workout armband? Get the steps to make this supereasy (and very comfy!) accessory that stores your phone while you sweat it out.

By March 26, 2012

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BodyMedia FIT armband to use Sprint's 3G network

Sprint will unveil a suite of apps for its Android-based phones at CES this week that will allow users to crunch the numbers coming out of their BodyMedia armbands.

By January 4, 2011