'Cuff electrodes' connect the prosthetic hand to the amputee's nerves
Massachusetts Institute Of Technology
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Tuesday 03 December 2013
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Thursday 26 September 2013
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Tuesday 10 September 2013
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Friday 09 August 2013
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Wednesday 17 July 2013
By his own account, Amar Bose was an inventor first, a teacher second and a businessman third. But the company he created not only revolutionised audio technology but made his surname alone a shorthand for high-end sound systems around the world.
Tuesday 16 July 2013
It was a disappointing stereo that started off Amar Bose. When he bought it in the 1950s, Dr Bose – at the time a student at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), near Boston – was frustrated to find the sound quality was a pale comparison to listening to live music.
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