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All the news from the annual Google I/O event, including the latest on Android.

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Touch Bionics i-limb prosthesis is controlled by an iPhone app

Touch Bionics have unveiled the i-limb ultra revolution, a high-tech prosthesis that can be controlled through an iPhone app.

By April 12, 2013

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Transformer-like suit lets you lift 110 pounds -- with each hand

An Italian engineering company has created a robotic exoskeleton that gives wearers superhero powers. But this one has a weak spot that Crave's Michael Franco spots in an instant.

By March 6, 2014

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No, Apple, phones can't solve all parenting problems

Thai phone provider DTAC shows that sometimes you can't use your phone to stop a kid crying. Sometimes, you just have to be human.

By July 10, 2014

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'RoboCop' not so sci-fi anymore

Nanosuits, powerful prosthetics, and brain-computer interfacing seemed far-fetched when the original movie hit theaters. Now, with a remake nearly three decades later, the plot is closer to reality than you may think.

By February 11, 2014

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How 3D printers are changing kids' lives in war-torn Sudan

There are some 50,000 amputees in South Sudan. A few good men have set up camp with a 3D printer to lend a helping hand.

By January 13, 2014

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For Xbox One sales, the real test comes after Christmas

Microsoft's next-gen console may have now sold an impressive 2 million units, but the real action for the Xbox One and its higher price point will be keeping up with Sony in 2014.

By December 11, 2013

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DARPA bomb disposal bot has human-like hands

A bomb-disposal robot designed for DARPA has hands created from prosthetics designed for amputees.

By June 19, 2013

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Tattoo once, draw daily: Comic artist turns arm into canvas

Artist Patrick Yurick, a lifelong comics fan, got a tattoo of blank comic frames inked on his arm. Now he draws new strips daily, sharing them on his Tumblr "My Arm the Comic."

By October 25, 2013

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Bionic limbs will one day sense the grass under prosthetic feet

With the first thought-controlled bionic leg pioneered in Chicago, the next steps for smart prosthetics are refining them for widespread use and tackling a huge hurdle: sensory feedback.

By October 12, 2013

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Bionic hand wired directly to nerves can 'feel' when touched

The futuristic appendage will be hooked up to a patient's nervous system, providing crucial sensory feedback.

By February 18, 2013