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The Military's New Mind-Reading Binoculars Are Scary-Efficient

The Military's New Mind-Reading Binoculars Are Scary-Efficient | iBrain & Mind-reading technology | Scoop.it
Remember Tony Stark's augmented reality lenses from the Iron Man movies -- the ones that separated civilians from hostiles, so the Iron Man knew whom to target? What about Luke Skywalker's binoculars from Star Wars, which could automatically detect t...
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Brain scans of inmates could lead to 'Minority Report' style ability to predict if they will re-offend

Brain scans of inmates could lead to 'Minority Report' style ability to predict if they will re-offend | iBrain & Mind-reading technology | Scoop.it
Groundbreaking new research could allow scientists to predict if prisoners will re-offend - potentially condemning those convicted of serious crimes to a lifetime behind bars.
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The brain scan that can read people's intentions

The brain scan that can read people's intentions | iBrain & Mind-reading technology | Scoop.it
Call for ethical debate over possible use of new technology in interrogation.
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Mind Reading: Tech Turns Thought Into Action : NPR

Scientists are using a combination of software and electrodes implanted on the brain to eavesdrop on the mind.
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Mind-reading program translates brain activity into words

Mind-reading program translates brain activity into words | iBrain & Mind-reading technology | Scoop.it
The research paves the way for brain implants that would translate the thoughts of people who have lost power of speech...
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iBrain could help Stephen Hawking speak again by reading his mind

iBrain could help Stephen Hawking speak again by reading his mind | iBrain & Mind-reading technology | Scoop.it
Researchers are trying to help Stephen Hawking communicate more effectively again -- with an ambitious new device that reads his mind.
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Professor to 'hack' into Stephen Hawking's brain | Technically ...

Professor to 'hack' into Stephen Hawking's brain | Technically ... | iBrain & Mind-reading technology | Scoop.it
Scientists at Stanford University have created the iBrain, something that will help them translate brain waves onto a computer. As Stephen Hawking's body fades, they are hoping to "hack" his brain directly.
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Mind control moves into battle

Mind control moves into battle | iBrain & Mind-reading technology | Scoop.it
Technology that taps into a soldier’s thought patterns could soon see action on the battlefield. But some worry about its future applications.
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Mind-Reading Machines: How Far Should They Go? | Wired Science | Wired.com

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The terrible truth

The terrible truth | iBrain & Mind-reading technology | Scoop.it
DOUGLAS ADAMS, the late lamented author of “The Hitchhiker's Guide to the Galaxy”, dreamed up many comic creations. One of his greatest was the Babel fish....
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Should we fear mind-reading future tech? - CNN.com

Should we fear mind-reading future tech? - CNN.com | iBrain & Mind-reading technology | Scoop.it
Andew Keen on "faster than realtime" -- the tech that means a bartender will bring you your drink before you even know what you want.
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iBrain Aims to Read and Help Communicate Your Thoughts

iBrain Aims to Read and Help Communicate Your Thoughts | iBrain & Mind-reading technology | Scoop.it
NeuroVigil’s iBrain is a simple-looking alternative to cumbersome neural monitoring machines. Its creator is working with Stephen Hawking and using iBrain’s technology to help him communicate by simply thinking.
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Stephen Hawking to demonstrate iBrain technology next month

Stephen Hawking to demonstrate iBrain technology next month | iBrain & Mind-reading technology | Scoop.it
A new technology may be able to give the famed scientist a new pathway to speech.
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iBrain, a Device That Can Read Thoughts

iBrain, a Device That Can Read Thoughts | iBrain & Mind-reading technology | Scoop.it
NeuroVigil’s iBrain may help people with A.L.S., like Stephen Hawking, communicate using advanced machine-brain interfaces.
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