Category: Computer-Brain Interfaces

Pioneering brain implants could one day be hacked or leak people’s THOUGHTS to governments or companies, scientists warn

Pioneering brain implants could one day be hacked or leak people’s THOUGHTS to governments or companies, scientists warn

Daily Mail | Source URL Pioneering brain implants currently used for stroke or epilepsy patients could be used to track people’s thoughts – and relay them back to governments or companies. That’s the Orwellian warning from scientists at the Royal Society, who say reading chips pose a huge privacy issue.  The […]

Deaf people could get ‘almost perfect’ quality hearing with cochlear implant which breaks sound signals down and rebuilds them, scientists say

Deaf people could get ‘almost perfect’ quality hearing with cochlear implant which breaks sound signals down and rebuilds them, scientists say

Sam Blanchard | The Daily Mail | Source URL Deaf people could get ‘almost perfect’ quality hearing from a cochlear implant which deconstructs sounds as it hears them. Researchers are developing a device which they say could significantly improve the quality of what people hear through the hearing aids. In […]

Elon Musk Announcement: Let’s Merge Human Brains To “Achieve A Symbiosis With AI”

Elon Musk Announcement: Let’s Merge Human Brains To “Achieve A Symbiosis With AI”

Mac Slavo | SHTFPlan | Source URL Elon Musk finally admitted late Tuesday that Neurolink’s (Musk’s brain-machine interface startup) official goal is to eventually merge human brains with artificial intelligence. The ultimate ending would be to “achieve a symbiosis with artificial intelligence.” Musk plans to begin human trials on an […]

Scientists Getting Closer to “Smart Dust” Brain Implants That Communicate Via Wireless Network

Scientists Getting Closer to “Smart Dust” Brain Implants That Communicate Via Wireless Network

Nicholas West | Activist Post | Source URL Neural Dust – “Smart Dust” – previously entered mainstream discussion via the 2016 Independent article: “Tiny implant could connect humans and machines like never before.” It was implied to be a new technology that can wirelessly link a human brain to a […]

‘Mind reading’ chip unveiled in China could soon let you control your smartphone or PC with your thoughts

‘Mind reading’ chip unveiled in China could soon let you control your smartphone or PC with your thoughts

Ian Randall | The Daily Mail | Source URL A mind-reading chip that let you control a computer by just thinking has been unveiled at a conference in China.  Dubbed Brain Talker, works by picking out small electrical pulses in the brain and quickly decoding them into signals that a […]

US government is funding research into technology that will connect soldiers’ brains to computers

US government is funding research into technology that will connect soldiers’ brains to computers

James Pero | The Daily Mail | Source URL The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) is funding research that could give a future generation of soldiers the power to control machines and weapons with their minds. The agency said it will fund six organizations through the Next-Generation Nonsurgical Neurotechnology (N3) program […]

Elon Musk’s Neuralink startup raises $39 MILLION as it seeks to develop tech that will connect the human brain with computers

Elon Musk’s Neuralink startup raises $39 MILLION as it seeks to develop tech that will connect the human brain with computers

James Pero | The Daily Mail | Source URL An Elon Musk-backed startup looking to connect human brains to computers has raised most of its $51 million funding target.  According to a report by Bloomberg, Neuralink has raised $39 million of its planned $51 million funding round as per a filing […]

2009: NSA Building “HAL” A.I. System, Facebook Now Developing Brain-Machine Interface

2009: NSA Building “HAL” A.I. System, Facebook Now Developing Brain-Machine Interface

Daniel Taylor | Old-Thinker News | Source URL “Think of 2001: A Space Odyssey and the most memorable character, HAL 9000, having a conversation with David. We are essentially building this system. We are building HAL.” – NSA researcher In a little noticed bombshell report by James Bamford in 2009, it was […]

In China, Surgeons Are Treating Addiction With Brain Implants

In China, Surgeons Are Treating Addiction With Brain Implants

“It controls your happiness, anger, grief and joy.” Victor Tangermann | Futurism | Source URL Deep Brain Deep brain stimulation (DBS), an experimental technology that involves implanting a pacemaker-like device in a patient’s brain to send electrical impulses, is a hotly debated subject in the field of medicine. It’s an inherently […]