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A quadriplegic man has become the first to move his own hand just by using his thoughts, using a new device that bypasses the injured site.
The QuadStick turns to Kickstarter to launch a game controller for people with limited mobility.
A man who relies on an iPhone to communicate has it stolen from the tray of his wheelchair in the lobby of a Staten Island apartment building.
The experiment is part of a broader effort to use robots to help people with reduced mobility, as well as seniors.
Following the EU's lead, the US finally allows people with spinal cord injuries to buy the motorized system that lets them independently stand upright, turn, and walk.
Using his head to maneuver a customized Corvette, racer Sam Schmidt, a quadriplegic, will drive laps during race festivities.
Georgia Tech team is working on a robotic arm that can "feel" through clutter to reach something, a common search-and-rescue task.
Following a report that it will close, the popular startup says it will instead become a self-sustaining company.
Using the BrainGate neural interface system, a woman paralyzed by a brainstem stroke serves herself coffee for the first time in 15 years.
TechFirm's free iPad app enables people who can't use their fingers to tweet by selecting letters with breath power.