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Chipmaker Races to Save Stephen Hawking's Speech as His Condition Deteriorates

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Stephen Hawking, Intel

Intel is working on a system to use physicist Stephen Hawking's cheek twitch, as well as mouth and eyebrow movements, to provide signals to his computer.

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Renowned physicist Stephen Hawking has long relied on technology to help him connect with the outside world despite the degenerative motor neuron disease he has battled for the past 50 years.

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