Brain-machine interfaces are getting better and better – and Neuralink’s new brain implant pushes the pace
BMIs could be truly transformative as they help more people overcome limitations caused by injury or disease in the brain and body.
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Over the last few years I have gone from an AGI skeptic to being significantly worried about how soon it will likely come to exist.
The new algorithm outperforms the current standard and can function continuously over days without needing recalibration.
Ian Burkhart, who severed his spinal cord in a swimming accident in 2010 is now able to move and feel via a BCI.
Electrical stimulation could be used to restore emotional function in patients with treatment-resistant neuropsychiatric disorders.
The biggest use of this technology would be in the medical field, where neural interfaces will treat diseases like Alzheimer’s.
It is important that we continue to push the boundaries of modern science to give medical professionals the best possible tools to do their jobs.
In 1973, for the first time, the term “brain-computer interface” was used – a computer-based neuro interface.
Doctors are preparing to test a brain-computer interface that can be implanted onto a human brain, no open surgery required.