Tuesday, February 9, 2016

BCI

BCI

Brain-computer interface market segment forecasts up to 2022 now available

A new research report released by Transparency Market Research analyzes the BCI market on the basis of its market segments, major geographies, and current market trends. It provides...

BCI startup NeuroLutions raises $1.15 million to develop a robotic rehabilitation tool for stroke...

NeuroLutions, a BCI startup aiming to restore functions to disabled patients, has successfully raised $1.15 million from a group of investors to continue the clinical study of its...

Paralyzed man controls robotic arm with his thoughts

A man paralyzed by gunshot more than a decade ago can shake hands, drink beer and play “rock, paper, scissors” by controlling a robotic...

19-year-old’s mind-controlled robotic arm acknowledged by President Obama

Easton LaChappelle, a 19-year-old from Colorado, was only 14 when he first started taking apart toasters. In the last five years, he has managed to develop...

PhD students build brain-controlled FPV drone

Two PhD students from University of Florida, Marvin Andujar and Chris Crawford, have built a mind-machine method to control a drone through a wearable electroencephalographic...

NeuroGaming Conference 2015: Highlights

Just over a week ago, the 2015 NeuroGaming Conference came to a close at the Metreon Center in downtown San Francisco.  Since then, the...

NeuroGaming Conference 2015: Day 2 Highlights

The fast-paced atmosphere of Day 1 game way to a much more relaxed, but equally exciting, atmosphere in Day 2. The day began with...

Compass implant allows blind rat to ‘see’

By attaching a microstimulator and geomagnetic compass to the brains of blind rats, Japanese researchers have found that the animals can spontaneously learn to...

Brainihack 2015 hackathon roundup

Last week I was in Tel Aviv, Israel, for the BrainTech Conference and Brainihack, a BCI focused hackathon. A weekend long event where about a...

Headband alerts drivers in advance when they’re experiencing fatigue

Driver fatigue is a serious problem resulting in thousands of road accidents each year. Tired drivers pose a risk to both themselves and their surroundings,...