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Brain-Computer Interfaces


The Next Human: Brain and Body as Connected Devices

What if we fixed our genetic flaws, fortified our bodies with replacement organs and robotic limbs, and enhanced our minds with technology and drugs?

This technology allows paralysed people to communicate with the power of their mind

A brain-computer interface allows people with paralysis to directly operate an off-the-shelf tablet device just by thinking.

Exoskeletons and New Interfaces: Scientists Teach Computers to Read Minds

The 20th Neuroinformatics International Conference on Artificial Neural Networks brought together major experts in the field.

Is brain hacking possible?

Within four years DARPA wants a nickle-size, wireless device able to record activity of 1 million neurons at once.

Building a Better Human: How scientists plan to merge man and machine to transcend human limitations

The goal of using brain-computer interfaces for human enhancement may be a long way off, but the future is also bright.

Here’s how we could create super intelligence

Creating super intelligence or enhancing the brains of patients with neurological disorders through brain augmentation is currently a hot topic.

Elon Musk’s Neuralink Startup Livestreams Major Progress on Brain-Computer Interfaces

Using tiny “threads” thinner than human hair, Neuralink said that it has made great strides in building a "symbiosis" between man and machine.

Helping or hacking? Engineers and ethicists must work together on brain-computer interface technology

The goal should be that the ethical standards and the technology will mature together to ensure BCI users are confident their privacy is being protected.

Elon Musk’s new venture seeks to allow us to add extra memory to the brain

Musk's favoured strategy is to hook us into computers, so that we become as clever as state-of-the-art artificial intelligence.

Brain-Computer Interfaces and the Future of Humanity

It might seem like science fiction, but the idea of connecting the brain to a computer isn’t all that new.