A tool, device, implement or any external means by which an end is mechanically achieved. The hallmark of human technology is the ability to create and use instruments.

Articles on that refer to Instrument

Chapter 3: Digital Expression By Neil Gershenfeld
The Age of Intelligent Machines: A Personal Postscript By Ray Kurzweil
The Pace and Proliferation of Biological Technologies By Rob Carlson
The Future of Music in the Age of Spiritual Machines By Ray Kurzweil
The Age of Intelligent Machines, Chapter Nine: The Science of Art By Ray Kurzweil
Immortality By Swami Vivekananda
Top News of 2002 By Ray Kurzweil and Amara D. Angelica
$500,000 Lemelson-MIT Prize awarded to futurist who makes a career of helping others By Lemelson-MIT Program
Intuitive music By Amara D. Angelica
2050 Global Normative Scenarios By Jerome C. Glenn and Theodore J. Gordon

News Articles that refer to Instrument

Virtual instruments can be played with haptic controllers
TECnology Hall of Fame award presented to Ray Kurzweil for Kurzweil 250 Synthesizer
Kurzweil awarded MIT's Lemelson Prize for Invention and Innovation
Robot brain surgeon announced
Bush Administration OKs Report Making Nano a Terror War Priority
UK Scientists Eye Half Mile-Long Microscope
Ultimate virtual grand piano developed
Wearable instrument shirt allows for playing air guitar
Ramona debuts to music industry
Kurzweil given Second Annual American Composers Orchestra Award

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