Paralyzed person uses a brain-computer interface to type
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Paralyzed person uses a brain-computer interface to type

A person with ALS uses a brain implant to control a computer cursor, enabling them to enter text using the Dasher interface. Here’s the article about the tech this ALS patient is using: http://spectrum.ieee.org/tech-talk/biomedical/bionics/neural-implant-enables-paralyzed-als-patient-to-type-6-words-per-minute
Brain-Computer Interface – Mysteries of the Brain
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Brain-Computer Interface – Mysteries of the Brain

Neuroengineer Rajesh Rao of the University of Washington is developing brain-computer interfaces, devices that can monitor and extract brain activity to enable a machine or computer to accomplish tasks, from playing video games to controlling a prosthetic arm. “Mysteries of the Brain” is produced by NBC Learn in partnership with the NSF.