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fingertip

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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 Feb. 21, 2014

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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 Jul. 9, 2013

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Fingertip mouse fits on a ring

Israeli start-up MicroPointing is making a touchpad so small (one square millimeter), it could fit on a ring and be embedded in all manner of devices large and small.

By Jun. 23, 2011

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Fingertip vibrator boosts your sense of touch

Subtle vibrations make you more sensitive, at least as far as your fingertips go. It comes down to the right glove.

By Aug. 4, 2011

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Huge sound on your fingertip

This tiny chip could yield big audio in cell phones, other portable devices

By Dec. 22, 2006

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Fingernail-shaped stylus is manicure-friendly

False fingernails called Elektra Nails have a capacitive tip so you can use them on your smartphone or tablet screen just like a stylus.

By Jan. 17, 2014

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Custom 3D-printed kayak is a homemade work of art

A specially modified home-built 3D printer cranks out an entire colorful kayak over the course of over 1,000 hours of printing time.

By Mar. 19, 2014

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Samsung Galaxy S5 leak details iPhone-style fingerprint scanner

A new leak claims to reveal details of the hotly-anticipated Samsung Galaxy S5's fingerprint scanner.

By Feb. 18, 2014

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A $200 3D printer? Meet the Micro

The compact Micro topped its $50,000 Kickstarter funding goal 11 minutes after launching, and early-bird backers nabbed an especially great deal.

By Apr. 7, 2014