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Failing Sensors Cause Consternation

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DanSchwartz
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Send this to Advanced Bionics
DanSchwartz   5/18/2012 4:06:20 PM
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Somebody needs to forward this to cochlear implant maker Advanced Bionics, which has been struggling to seal their implanted electronics for over a decade, causing losses of upwards a half-billion dollars.

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Nancy Golden
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Re: Doing the digging instead of the quick fix
Nancy Golden   5/18/2012 8:04:15 PM
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It is interesting naperlou, and something I am always trying to get across. Often times folks don't think twice about changing something material or mechanical and don't expect it to have an impact on the electronics. This story certainly proves otherwise...

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