USB Prosthetic Thumb Drive

Talking about turning a perceived handicap into an advantage.

Jerry Jalava lost part of his finger in an accident. The surgeon, finding out the Jalava was a software developer, suggested that he use the prosthetic as a USB drive.  When he needs it, he pulls the prosthetic off his finger, pulls back what looks like skin that covers the connector, and plugs it into the computer.

To see more images of how this works, check out the gallery.

[from CNET News]


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