Disruptions: Brain Computer Interfaces Inch Closer to Mainstream

See on Scoop.itTracking the Future

The technology, often called a brain computer interface, was conceived to enable people with paralysis and other disabilities to interact with computers or control robotic arms, all by simply thinking about such actions. Before long, these technologies could well be in consumer electronics, too.

Soon, we could be turning on the lights at home just by thinking about it, or sending an e-mail from our smartphone without even pulling the device from our pocket.

See on bits.blogs.nytimes.com

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