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Amazing Innovation: Mobile Apps for the Disabled

a new mobile application being developed by Nokia would allow a disabled person to select a contact from a list and place a phone call to that person using only their mind.

Talk about media expanding our capabilities beyond the limited human body. Surpassing the novelty of Vuvuzela apps, touchscreen games, and mobile indecent exposure via ChatRoulette, smartphone apps have a new calling: expanding and enhancing the biological imitations of our fleshy, dying bodies. These technologies are quickly redefining not just how we relate to each other, but increasingly, how we relate to our own bodies as well.

Have a smartphone? You’re a cyborg.