- By P.J. Aroon
Here’s why you should never bet against Japanese innovation.
At right, Japanese Health Minister Yoichi Masuzoe feeds himself with the assistance of “My Spoon” during a demonstration of healthcare robots in Tokyo on Nov. 10. People with disabilities can operate a joystick with their jaw, hands, or feet to direct My Spoon to their mouth.
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