X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop! Follow Us: Subscribe | Facebook | Twitter | Pinterest
AWESOMER MEDIA SITES: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

PossessedHand: I Swear I Didn’t Flip You Off

by Range
Advertisement

PossessedHand is a device that will make your fingers move by themselves. It’s supposed to help you learn certain tasks that are complicated to learn. It was developed by researchers at Tokyo University and Sony.

possessedhand sony tokyo university japan cyborg remote control

PossessedHand consists of a pair of wrist bands that deliver mild electrical stimuli directly into the muscles that control your fingers, which is something that is usually done by your own brain.

possessedhand sony tokyo university japan cyborg remote control

The project initially started as a learning tool for people who want to play string instruments, but it could also help stroke victims regain some control of their affected limbs.

possessedhand sony tokyo university japan cyborg remote control

I’m betting Sony will put this to some use as a fancy game controller, where the game controls you. While many people think that Microsoft Kinect will do just fine, Sony still needs to figure out their own unique slant on things.

[via PhysOrg via DVice]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



Advertisement

More from Awesomer Media...

Gentle Giant Deadpool Logo Bookends

Gentle Giant Deadpool Logo Bookends

Spider-Man: Homecoming POP! Figures

Spider-Man: Homecoming POP! Figures

Iron Man Mk. 43 1:1 Motorized Statue

Iron Man Mk. 43 1:1 Motorized Statue

Automatically Slow Watch

Automatically Slow Watch

Infiniti Prototype 9 Is The Sexiest Car Infiniti Has Ever Made

Infiniti Prototype 9 Is The Sexiest Car Infiniti Has Ever Made

5 Things You Need to Know About the New 2018 Ford F-150

5 Things You Need to Know About the New 2018 Ford F-150