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Bionic hand learns new gestures, anytime, anywhere

Australian swimmer Jessica Smith has had an uneasy relationship with prosthetics since a childhood accident, but her convictions are being challenged by a British bionic hand that can be updated remotely anywhere in the world. Louisa Naks has more.

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Anywhere, at any time, the bionic hand can pick up new gestures.

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Jessica Smith, an Australian swimmer, has been wary of prosthetics ever since a childhood accident left her with one. However, a British bionic hand that can receive updates from anywhere in the world is beginning to change her mind. Additional information is available from Louisa Naks.