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fingertip

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Bizarre contraption cushions guitar newbs' tender fingertips

The Finger Friendly Guitar Company Keyboard turns a regular guitar neck into a series of pushable buttons to shield fingers from the bite of metal strings.

By June 23, 2014

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MiniPlayer for Mac puts music controls at your fingertips

Small, free, and floating, this app lets you conveniently control iTunes, Spotify, or Rdio on your Mac.

By April 17, 2014

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Maker 3D-prints himself a prosthetic flexing fingertip

A determined maker without health insurance learns the ropes of 3D printing to make himself a new fingertip.

By February 21, 2014

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Leap Motion upgrade will track not just fingertips, but entire hand

The controller that allows you to bypass your keyboard and mouse in favor of using your fingers as a computer interface will soon recognize users' whole hands. Leap Motion's cofounders David Holz and Michael Buckwald preview the upcoming upgrade plus a new modeling app that aims to let you create 3D objects intuitively.

By November 20, 2013

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FDA gives thumbs-up to latest fingertip EKG

The EPI Mini out of Singapore collects electrocardiogram readings for up to five people through their fingertips and sends the data via Bluetooth to a designated phone.

By July 9, 2013

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Skymouse creates gesture recognition at your fingertips

A new plug-and-play mouse design on Kickstarter follows the movements of your fingertips to control the cursor.

By July 9, 2013

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Robotic hand assistant gives you two extra fingers

MIT researchers have developed a cyborg-like hand assistant that attaches robotic fingers to your wrist, giving new meaning to the term "magic fingers."

By July 21, 2014

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Discworld's Ankh-Morpork at your fingertips

A new app from Random House lets you experience Terry Pratchett's fictional city of Ankh-Morpork as you've never seen it before.

By February 12, 2013

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$250 MOD-t 3D printer aims for the masses

3D printers take another consumer-friendly step forward with the MOD-t, an affordable device raising funds on Indiegogo.

By May 29, 2014

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6 cool things your next Snapdragon 805 phone or tablet could do

The first smartphones and tablets running Qualcomm's advanced Snapdragon chipset are around the corner. We got to take a closer look at what that means for you.

By May 21, 2014