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Ottobock’s C-Brace Goes on Sale in Britain

February 9, 2015 // 2 Comments

The German prosthetics company Ottobock made it into the headlines last week with its release of the powered C-Brace for the British market.  Ottobock was founded in 1919 as a response to the large number disabled soldiers following WWI.  Since then, the company has stayed true to its vision and has grown into a giant conglomerate with over 7000 [more]

Sarcos LC Acquires Raytheon Sarcos Unit of Raytheon

February 8, 2015 // 0 Comments

Sarcos LC, led by Dr. Fraser Smith and Ben Wolff have acquired Raytheon Sarcos from Raytheon.  Sarcos Raytheon (2007-2015) was the creative powerhouse behind the XOS 2 exoskeleton which made a huge media splash in 2010.  While extremely ambitious, the suit proved to be quite heavy and inefficient.  Hopefully, with the transfer of knowledge and [more]
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