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Modular Exoskeleton Aims to Reduce Workplace Injuries
SuitX, a robotics company based out of Berkeley’s Human Engineering Lab, has launched a new exoskeleton, the Max, that aims to augment human capabilities while at the same time protecting users from common workplace injuries.

ICYMI: Augment yourself with video glasses and exosuits The future is cyborg.

Today on In Case You Missed It: Between Snap Inc.'s more-buzz-than-Google-Glass sunglasses and exoskeleton suits for the workplace, we are officially future-living. Spectacles cost $130 and are dispensing in randomly placed vending machines.

Don't Replace Humans with Robots — Allow Humans to Do What Robots Can

Artificial Intelligence hasn’t taken over the labor market, yet. It’s in unstructured workspaces where human laborers will continue to thrive, explained Dr. Homayoon Karerooni, founder and CEO of suiX.

10 future technologies that will change the world

The future world could look very different if all of these technologies become a reality.

Exoskeleton

A company called suitX has created a mobility exoskeleton that’s designed for disabled users.

How This Robotics Startup Is Reducing Risk of Work-Related Injuries

Robotics startup suitX is turning human laborers into bionic workers with a new modular, full-body exoskeleton that will help reduce the number of on-the-job injuries.

The suitX MAX Helps Laborers with Comfort and Injury Reduction

Ostensibly, the suitX MAX looks like something out of a futuristic science-fiction film -- a powerful mechanic suit that increases one's strength and agility. In reality, the suitX MAX isn't far off from that imagining, although the tool's purpose is somewhat more pragmatic in scope.

Modular exoskeleton offers independent support to back, legs, shoulder — or all 3

SuitX, the company behind a medical exoskeleton called Phoenix, has just announced a new modular option called MAX, or the Modular Agile Exoskeleton.

New exoskeleton takes injury-prevention to the max

Earlier this year, California-based suitX announced what it claimed was the world's most affordable mobility exoskeleton, the Phoenix. Designed for disabled users, it utilizes motors to move their legs for them.