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Company Creates Smartphone-Controlled Prosthetic Hand

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April 12, 2013
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New Touch Bionics created the i-limb ultra revolution prosthetic hand, that is controlled by a smartphone, and the nerves in a patient's arm. An early version of the product can be seen in Will.i.am and Britney Spears' 'Scream and Shout' video.


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