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Summary… * Machine-Made
A startup called SuitX has begun selling exoskeletal outfits that give a boost to your back, legs and shoulders.
Although many people worry about robots replacing human workers, SuitX technology is more likely to delay that day.
Stephen Shankland/CNETThe leg brace makes your body seem about 30 percent to 50 percent lighter, McKinley said.
The back brace reduces muscle exertion about 60 percent and the shoulder brace about 80 percent, Poon said.
Among carmakers, Ford Motor and Fiat Chrysler have given SuitX technology a whirl.
Opinion… * Man-Made