open bionics

Rohan Silva is obsessed with social mobility and why certain groups are so under-represented in the technology industry. He co-founded Second Home, a coworking space looking to bring together disparate civic-minded,…

Assistive technologies will be a $26 billion-dollar market, and investors are only now addressing it

The world wowed a few years ago when a very clever startup from Bristol, U.K., came up with 3D-printed bionic limbs for amputees. Uniquely, the limbs were lightweight, cheap to…

Open Bionics closes $5.9M Series A for its affordable and cool bionic limbs

Open Bionics is a U.K. startup making bionic hands for patients needing prosthetics and co-founder of the company Samantha Payne came onstage today at TechCrunch Disrupt London to tell us about…

Open Bionics partners with NHS for a feasibility study to bring bionic hands to the U.K. health system

Bionic hands startup Open Bionics now makes Iron Man and Elsa-themed hands and arms for the smallest of amputees – kids. Open Bionics hopes to get kids excited about their prosthetics…

Open Bionics Creates Disney-Inspired Bionic Hands For Amputee Kids

Open Bionics, a startup out of the U.K. that makes bionic hands, figured out how to dramatically lower the cost of prosthetics using a combination of open-sourced 3D printing software…

A Look At Open Bionics’ 3D-Printed Robotic Hands For Amputees