Posted in "Bionic" prostheses Academic Project Academic research (review) Academic research under The Amputee Excuse (TAE) Disability and the public Myoelectric prostheses Prosthetics Research premise myths Specifications and comparisons Trash Culture

Approximating true cost of faulty grip control from a true user view / experience [cost versus benefit aspect]

Posted in Academic research under The Amputee Excuse (TAE) Disability and the public Prosthetic sensory feedback Research premise myths

Review of DeTOP European Research project H2020-ICT-687905 [review / academic project]

Posted in Academic research (review) Academic research under The Amputee Excuse (TAE) Cable control Disability and the public Research premise myths Support

Review of paper "Evaluating Reachable Workspace and User Control Over Prehensor Aperture for a Body-Powered Prosthesis" [review]

Posted in Attitude Disability and the public Discrimination Media Media publishing hyped up distortions Objectification Stigmatization

Stigma and objectification - Stella Young's TED talk [critical review]

Posted in #voightkampff test - dilemma Activities of Daily Living and Sports Algorithm regarding best choice of prosthetic arm Disability and the public EC wearathlons Extreme Cyborging Gardening Health Skin Sports Sweat

Sweat as an issue [talking shop now]

Posted in "Bionic" prostheses Algorithm regarding best choice of prosthetic arm Attitude Book and article reviews Disability and the public Media Media publishing adequate content Prosthetics Specifications and comparisons Strategy, marketing

Body Talk [user perspective/s with regard to "bionic" hands]

Posted in Becker Hand [Lock Grip, Imperial] {mechanical hand} Becker Hand [Lock Grip, Imperial] {mechanical hand} BLUE LIGHT SPECIAL Brands Cybathlon 2016 Cybathlon 2020 Disability and the public EC sports Extreme Cyborging Prosthetics Specifications and comparisons Trash Culture

Dynabee / Powerball / Forceball - playing with gyroscopic device, trying to keep momentum using prosthetic arm [subtle sensory feedback demo]

Posted in Academic research (review) Disability and the public

TIPS for research in prosthetic arms for below elbow amputees [paper review / tips]

Posted in "Bionic" prostheses Bad Hand Day Brands CE-conformance Disability and the public Discrimination Dystopia Investors' Corner Legal aspects Myoelectric prostheses Ossur Prosthetic hand Prosthetics Science fiction Support Touch Bionics Touch Bionics iLimb Trash Culture

Ossur first effectively bricks insanely overpriced iLimb devices by disabling their control / configuration software [product death / last bad hand day] - UPDATE ~4 MONTHS LATER: they sent an iPod for device control [product revived! - battery specifications]

Posted in #voightkampff test - dilemma Academic research (review) Amputees Are Evil Book and article reviews Disability and the public Discrimination How to communicate the right way Impact of visible disability on non-disabled people Media Objectification Stigmatization Symbolism Trash Culture

Prosthesis and the engineered imagination: reading augmentation and disability across cultural theory, representation and product design [review]

Posted in Academic Project Academic research (review) Academic research with relevant results Disability and the public

Actuation - terms, concepts and issues [what is, and is not, underactuated and why does it matter for prosthetic arms]

Posted in Art Artwork and Do It yourself Corner Asymmetry Attitude Design principles Disability and the public Health Human Enhancement Bioethics Red Hand Series / Technical Design Series

Prosthetic hand appearance in relation to cosplay and navigating apparent person [exhibition - CHRIS WILDRICK - THIS IS WHO I AM]

Posted in Algorithm regarding best choice of prosthetic arm Article in German - Artikel auf Deutsch Disability and the public Media Media publishing adequate content

Artikel: "Kampf um die Prothese: «Behinderte werden vom Staat noch weiter behindert»" von D. Wirth, 28.10.2019 [Kommentar]