Eric.zindler

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2045: The Year Man Becomes Immortal

On Feb. 15, 1965, a diffident but self-possessed high school student named Raymond Kurzweil appeared as a guest on a game show called <i>I've Got a …

Singularity

Video: A Marine With A Prosthetic Hand Controlled By His Own Muscles

Staff Sergeant James Sides lost his right arm in an IED explosion in Afghanistan. Now he's the first patient in an FDA trial testing an implantable, muscle-connected controller for prosthetics.<p>Out on a routine reconnaissance mission in Afghanistan’s Helmand province, Marine Staff Sergeant James …

Muscle

Chinese man kept alive by self-built dialysis machine

In perhaps the most desperate display of Chinese ingenuity yet, a 43-year-old man has been kept alive for 13 years by a home-made kidney dialysis machine.<p>Hu Songwen was studying to be a meteorologist in Nanjing when he was diagnosed with renal failure in 1993.<p>For six years, he paid a visit every …

LG Dives Back Into Tablet Market With Eight-Inch G Pad

Aiming to get ahead of a flurry of announcements expected at next week’s IFA trade show in Berlin, Korea’s LG on Saturday announced details of its LG …

Galaxy Note