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Geordie Travels replied to Ryan MacDonald's discussion The latest in wearable technology - Envision Glasses
"Absolutely outstanding! :O"
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The latest in wearable technology - Envision Glasses

The progress made recently in using artificial intelligence (A.I.) for assistive technology has been moving at ground-breaking speed, but these Envision glasses really made me sit up and take notice.These smart glasses use A.I. to recognise the…See More
Jan 13
Lynda Webb liked Geordie Travels's discussion Hello gang!
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Prosthetic Socket Survey

Hi! I am a high school senior completing an AP Research project on prosthetic sockets.If you have a socket component to your prosthesis, please take a moment to fill out this survey! :)Thank you so much!!!Link:…See More
Dec 21, 2020
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Geordie Travels replied to Geordie Travels's discussion Hello gang!
"Definitely - and if we could squeeze in some joint travel projects to create content together for the bespoken forum - well, how good would that be?! :D"
Dec 17, 2020
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Happy to be writing

Posted by David Miller on June 2, 2020 at 10:10 0 Comments

I am so pleased that I can contribute to this blog.  I am today researching how cheap cosmetic surgery in Turkey can benefit the UK disability market.  This will be an additional post to my esxisting post about cosmetic surgery clinics in Turkey.

I look forward to hearing from anyone within the Bespoken community who has visited Turkey for plastic surgery.

The future of plastic surgery in disability cases

Posted by David Miller on May 31, 2020 at 9:46 0 Comments

I have always been very interested in the way that 3D printing technology has been moving into the medical sector and enabling replacement limbs to be sculpted for amputees.  An article I saw online caught my attention so I thought I would blog a bit about it.  In fact I will be blogging much more on this page to reach the disability community.

Hope you…

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New brain-machine interface could offer control over wheelchairs

Posted by George Perfect on October 3, 2019 at 8:50 0 Comments

Georgia Tech researchers have created a new brain-machine interface (BMI) that uses a new class of nano-membrane electrode combined with flexible electronics and a new deep learning algorithm to help disabled people wirelessly control devices. The BMI could be used to control things like an electric wheelchair, interact with a computer, or operate a small robotic vehicle without having to use a hair-electrode cap or mess with wires.

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NAIDEX Info and Lioving With Spinal injury

Posted by David Millar on July 8, 2019 at 19:16 0 Comments

I am very excited that the 2020 NAIDEX show will be better than ever.  As always I will be talking at NAIDEX.  I just published a post about disability dating on the NAIDEX Blog 

https://www.naidex.co.uk/news/blog.asp?blog_id=19855

Also of great interest to the Bespoken community is an article about independent living that I wrote for the independentliving site.…

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Maura Horton has launched her own company with an idea she first came up with to help her husband who has Parkinsons. Thanks to her invention he can dress himself in seconds.

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Tom and Laura were just neighbours who liked to walk their dogs together. A brilliant idea has made them co-designers of a life changing invention to help blind people.

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