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Old Mar 17th 2009, 11:38 am
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http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/pict...arch-2009.html

A computer programmer who lost his ring finger in a motorcycle accident has had it replaced with a USB drive. Jerry Jalava from Helsinki, Finland, has built the special prosthetic finger which he can peel back from the 'nail' and plug into the USB slot on his computer
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I wonder if it vibrates.
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Originally Posted by TGFKASE View Post
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/pict...arch-2009.html

A computer programmer who lost his ring finger in a motorcycle accident has had it replaced with a USB drive. Jerry Jalava from Helsinki, Finland, has built the special prosthetic finger which he can peel back from the 'nail' and plug into the USB slot on his computer
EURGH ****ing hell!
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Old Mar 17th 2009, 11:46 am
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Originally Posted by seraphnina View Post
I wonder if it vibrates.
Probably a special attachment... Wonder if its 1.1 or 2.0.....??
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I've got a whole load of empty space in my...thinky thing behind my eyes, can I get a USB adaptor to utilise that?
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I've got a whole load of empty space in my...thinky thing behind my eyes, can I get a USB adaptor to utilise that?
want me to shove a USB lead into your ear and see what happens?
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want me to shove a USB lead into your ear and see what happens?
Depends, would you feel stupid wearing your face inside out after attempting this?
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Default Re: Talk about having the information 'to hand'....

Originally Posted by TGFKASE View Post
http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/pict...arch-2009.html

A computer programmer who lost his ring finger in a motorcycle accident has had it replaced with a USB drive. Jerry Jalava from Helsinki, Finland, has built the special prosthetic finger which he can peel back from the 'nail' and plug into the USB slot on his computer
Sounds like he's been reading too many William Gibson novels...

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If he's a actually motocyclist, does he have a heavy goods vehicle licence to drive a Universal Serial Bus (USB) ???

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Originally Posted by MacScot View Post
If he's a actually motocyclist, does he have a heavy goods vehicle licence to drive a Universal Serial Bus (USB) ???
(these are getting painful now)
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(these are getting painful now)
'Tis but a play on words...just ignore these lateral thoughts of mine !
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Default Re: Talk about having the information 'to hand'....

There is actually a research centre in Florida that put microchips inside humans so that people can control stuff by thinking or moving your arm.
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Originally Posted by MacScot View Post
If he's a actually motocyclist, does he have a heavy goods vehicle licence to drive a Universal Serial Bus (USB) ???
I dont think he was a Kelloggs driver, lemme check the story again.....
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Originally Posted by seraphnina View Post
I wonder if it vibrates.
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