Month: March 2017

Quadriplegic man’s arm and hand brought back to life by thought-control tech During trials Bill Kochevar grasped and lifted objects after having dozens of electrodes implanted in his brain and right arm. SkyNews A quadriplegic man has had his right arm and hand brought back to life with the help of thought-control technology. Bill Kochevar, 56, was paralysed below his shoulders […]

Elon Musk launches Neuralink, a venture to merge the human brain with AI

TTSNick Statt The Verge SpaceX and Tesla CEO Elon Musk is backing a brain-computer interface venture called Neuralink, according to The Wall Street Journal. The company, which is still in the earliest stages of existence and has no public presence whatsoever, is centered on creating devices that can be implanted […]

Wikileaks Unveils ‘Vault 7’: “The Largest Ever Publication Of Confidential CIA Documents”; Another Snowden Emerges[youtube] Video by Lisa Haven Article by ZeroHedge WikiLeaks has published what it claims is the largest ever release of confidential documents on the CIA. It includes more than 8,000 documents as part of ‘Vault 7’, a series of leaks on the agency, which have allegedly emerged from the […]

Are these headphones the answer to distracting colleagues? Mind-reading sensors analyse brain activity to help you concentrate

Text to VoiceThe Daily Mail The personal audio market may be flooded, but details of a new headphone design may be worth listening to. A trio of San Francisco-based engineers have unveiled a product prototype which claims to analyse brain activity for maximum productivity. The concept, called Mindset, uses neurofeedback […]