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Robotic arm gives amputee drummer better beats

Georgia Tech's Gil Weinberg has made music-playing robots in the past. Now he's tapped that technology to help a musician likely become the world's first drumming "cyborg."

By March 6, 2014

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The outer limits: the Cowon Plenue 1 music player

The Cowon Plenue 1 is a strong contender for best-sounding portable high-resolution music player.

By October 25, 2014

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Can a musician be a hardcore audiophile?

The Audiophiliac's close encounter with jazz musician Billy Drummond, he has a houseful of great hi-fi gear.

By September 8, 2014

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Paralyzed jockey walks again with help from bionic suit

After a riding accident left him without the use of his legs, Irish jockey Jonjo Bright thought he'd never walk again. Then he stepped into the Ekso suit.

By July 16, 2014

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MIT demos shoulder-mounted Doc Ock robot arms

We can't all be super-villains, but some MIT researchers are getting closer with a set of robot arms that sit on your shoulders. First the lab, then the world!

By June 3, 2014

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Gibson Memory Cable smooshes recorder into guitar cable (hands-on)

Gibson has taken a guitar cable and melded a compact Tascam recorder right into the middle of it to record your noodling for posterity.

By June 3, 2014

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Westone goes for the gold with its new ES60 in-ear headphones

The Elite Series ES60's level of uber-clarity puts you more in touch with the music.

By June 1, 2014

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Super-fast robotic arm catches items in midair

Watch this new mechanized arm learn how to field objects thrown its way through a process of trial and error.

By May 12, 2014

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A bionic ankle so natural, it's worth a happy dance

An artificial ankle created at the MIT Media Lab is made of chips and sensors that work together to adjust ankle stiffness, power, and position. One wearer was able to dance the rumba.

By April 17, 2014

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Sigur Rós cameos on Game of Thrones, covers 'The Rains of Castamere'

Icelandic band Sigur Rós made an appearance on Game of Thrones as minstrels at the wedding of Joffrey Baratheon.

By April 14, 2014