Disability in the News: Two videos from CNN.com related to e-Legs technology

This post presents a quick highlight of two videos in the news. The first video presents Berkeley Bionics CEO Eythor Bender talking about the vision behind eLegs, a bionic device for wheelchair users.  The second video features the a different version of an electronic leg device assisting a student with paraplegia in standing/walking to receive his degree at the University of Berkeley.

Bionic device for wheelchair users: http://www.cnn.com/video/#/video/tech/2011/04/27/natpkg.breaking.mold.elegs.cnn

A paraplegic student receives his degree at the University at Berkeley wearing a pair of mechanical legs: http://www.cnn.com/video/data/2.0/video/tech/2011/05/16/nr.kaye.student.graduation.cnn.html

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Media Specialist for the National Rehabilitation Information Center (NARIC) funded by the National Institute on Disability, Independent Living, and Rehabilitation Research (NIDILRR) through Administration for Community Living (ACL) under the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS).
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