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Man Controls Two Bionic Arms With The Power Of Thought

12/18/2014, It was just yesterday that we talked about a mind-controlled bionic hand, and here we are with double the technology. This is also a DARPA-funded robotic limb which can be controlled through the power of thoughts alone, although we would be dealing with...

Wireless Eye Replacement Idea Gets The Nod

12/02/2014, Have you seen the classic Six Million Dollar Man series in the past? That was certainly quite a hoot actually, and it does seem to be an impossibility these days when one takes into consideration that $6 million is not going to get one very far in terms...

Prosthetic Hand Gives Monkey Artificial Sense Of Touch

10/14/2013, We have seen some interesting prosthetic hands in the past, where they are all definitely able to do their bit to make our lives easier – especially for those who have already lost their limbs in some way or another, but much work and research can...

Bionic Man Featured On Channel 4 Documentary

01/31/2013, All right, so the bionic man that will be featured on a Channel 4 documentary that is titled, “How to Build a Bionic Man” might not be worth all of six million dollars, but it will show off the latest in the realm of artificial limbs, organs, and yes,...

Man with bionic leg to climb 103 flights of stairs this Sunday

10/31/2012, The human spirit is an amazing thing and we often see people with disabilities perform feats that defy the human limitations. Zac Vawter is hoping to do just that by putting his prosthetic leg to the test. After losing his leg in a motorcycle accident,...

Claire Lomas, a paraplegic, brings home the ReWalk robotic suit

09/05/2012, A UK woman who is paralyzed from the chest down due to a horse riding accident has gained the distinction of being the first person – male or female, to bring home a robotic exoskeleton which allows her to maintain a newfound sense of freedom, that...

Bionic eye gives sight to the blind

05/03/2012, Remember the Six Million Dollar Man? Well, I am quite sure if inflation was to be taken into account, Steve Austin would be worth far more than that today with his cybernetic enhancements, but this is another can of worms altogether. What we are...

Motorola Droid Bionic official specs leaked

08/02/2011, Thanks to the folks over at MyDroidWorld, all the speculation about Motorola’s upcoming 4G LTE phone, the Droid Bionic, can come to an end. One of MDW forum users spotted the specs of the phone on the MotoDev page, giving us confirmation about what...

Motorola Droid Bionic viral campaign underway?

07/21/2011, Viral campaigns aren’t new, if anything they’ve been quite popular of recent, but like most advertising campaigns, it’s hard to pull of perfectly. There needs to be the right element of mystery and tinge of annoyance when it comes to...

Bionic legs get closer to reality

04/05/2010, Somehow the story of the six million dollar man doesn’t really appeal to us these days, especially after you take into account inflation and the ever depreciating dollar. Well, that isn’t stopped folks from working on bionic parts – case...