Wednesday, April 26, 2006

Gamers may soon control action with thoughts

A neural interface for gamers ...

"Someday soon, video gamers may be able to use their heads, literally, to get better scores in their games.

At least two start-ups have developed technology that monitors a player's brain waves and uses the signals to control the action in games. They hope it will enable game creators to immerse players in imaginary worlds that they can control with their thoughts instead of their hands.

San Jose's NeuroSky has been testing prototypes of its system that uses a sensor-laden headband to monitor brain waves, and then uses the signals to control the interaction in video games. They hope that such games are just the beginning of a mind-machine interface with many different applications."   continued ...   (Via MercuryNews)

Neural Interface - User Interface Design, Human Computer Interaction (HCI), Ergonomics

Neural Interface


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