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wheelchairs

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Epic Star Wars snowspeeder wheelchair costume wins Halloween

A dad who's also a giant Star Wars fan turns his son's wheelchair into a snowspeeder just in time to battle the forces of the dark side on Halloween.

By October 29, 2015

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A smart wheelchair means you're never disconnected (pictures)

This prototype motorized wheelchair comes equipped with a cellular radio able to tap into AT&T's network.

7 Images By September 16, 2015

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This 'smart' wheelchair knows to send repair notices, health alerts

A prototype wheelchair with a cellular radio illustrates the benefits of connected devices.

By September 16, 2015

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Disabled tortoise gets a Lego 'wheelchair'

A little tortoise with a metabolic bone disease has had mobility returned thanks to a Lego rig glued to his shell.

By December 9, 2014

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Help create epic Halloween costumes for kids in wheelchairs

Halloween should fun for all. Find out how you can help nonprofit organization The Magic Wheelchair make amazing costumes of dragons and pirate ships for children in wheelchairs.

By June 18, 2015

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Disabled wiener dog gets a 3D-printed wheelchair

Download specs for a 3D-printed tiny wheelchair thanks to Bubbles, the two-legged dachshund and her crafty owners.

By January 28, 2015

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Smart wheelchair tracks user's vitals, calls 911 in emergencies

At the recent Intel Developers Forum in San Francisco, a 20-year-old intern unveiled the Connected Wheelchair. CNET's Sumi Das gets a demo of the device, which has even earned a nod from Stephen Hawking.

By September 25, 2014

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20-year-old intern's Connected Wheelchair could save lives (video)

Intel intern uses the chipmaker's technology to modify a wheelchair. The resulting device has caught the eye of Stephen Hawking.

By September 25, 2014

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Debating the new Batmobile on Tomorrow Daily

'Batman v. Superman' director Zack Snyder tweeted out the first official Batmobile photo from the set; lots of people are upset about what looks like a machine gun up front, but Khail has some great theories as to why...

By September 11, 2014

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Tomorrow Daily 050: Intel's high-tech wheelchair, the new Batmobile, and more

On today's show, we discuss Intel's new connected wheelchair (which got a seal of approval from none other than Stephen Hawking), the official new Batmobile, and a crazy new Rube Goldberg-esque contraption that uses light and heat.

By September 11, 2014