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How easy is it for the limbless to get a bionic arm or leg?
Last week a woman who was born without a hand, showcased her new bionic arm - said to be the most lifelike one yet. But bionics can cost over $100,000 and aren't an option for everyone - so what do other people do?
The Wheelchair Gets a Makeover - and a New Name
Wheelchairs have come a long way since the advent of the motorized model in 1953. In fact, even the term "wheelchair" has fallen out of favor. Now it's a "personal mobility device." Models coming on the market or in development can climb stairs, turn tight corners, make their way over trails, and are lighter and easier to maneuver than earlier generations.
Google Releases Two New Chrome Accessibility Extensions
Google recently released two new extensions for its Chrome browser this week, both aimed at helping those with disabilities better interact with the Web.

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