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    Man born without a hand gets Metal Gear Solid 3D-printed bionic arm

    Daniel Melville has a real 3D-printed bionic arm based on the Metal Gear Solid video game series. And that’s something special, because Melville was born without a right hand. Open Bionics and Metal Gear Solid publisher Konami teamed up to create a Venom Snake bionic arm for Melville, who lives in Reading in the United Kingdom. I talked with Melville back in 2018, when he came into the media spotlight as an ambassador for Open Bionics. The company created an artificial limb that was based on the character Adam Jensen in the Square Enix and Eidos Montreal science-fiction game … Read More

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    Chan Zuckerberg Initiative faces racial discrimination allegations from former employee – TechCrunch

    Ray Holgado, a former employee of the Chan Zuckerberg Initiative, recently filed a racial discrimination complaint with the California Department of Fair Employment and Housing. Holgado, who is Black, worked at CZI from September 2018 through August 2020. “Despite its social justice rhetoric, CZI is not a welcoming environment for Black employees,” Holgado’s complaint states. “Black employees are underpaid, undervalued, denied growth opportunities, and marginalized. Black employees who want to advance within the organization are shut down and labeled as too assertive or aggressive, while non-Black employees are favored and encouraged. When Black employees have communicated these concerns to CZI … Read More

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