• Invasive Brain Computer Interface BrainGate

      A trial funded in part by NIH is evaluating an investigational device called the BrainGate neural interface system. This is a type of brain-computer interface (BCI) intended to put robotics and other assistive technology under the brain’s control. By imagining the movement of their own arms, two paralyzed individuals were able to use the …

  • Emotiv Systems EPOC – The Internet of Mind

    Tan Le dreamed of operating machines using only thought. Now her ¬£200 Epoc headset is redefining brain-computing interaction. The Epoc is a form-fitting, 14-sensor¬†electroencephalography¬†(EEG) headset that lets people control their computers without touching a key. Though it’s not the only such product on the market, the Epoc has become the device that’s garnering the most …

  • Sixth Sense – The Internet of Things

    Pranav Mistry, from MIT Media Lab, demos on how to integrate information with the real world. This demo — from Pattie Maes’ lab at MIT, spearheaded by Pranav Mistry — was the buzz of TED. It’s a wearable device with a projector that paves the way for profound interaction with our environment. Imagine “Minority Report” …