The BBC are reporting today that a US/Australian firm Emotiv has developed a headset which:
reads electrical impulses in the brain and translates them into commands that a video game can accept and control the game dynamically
This is the headset in action:
The headset is due to go on sale later this year for around $299.
I wonder though if there are more worthwhile uses of this technology. I’m thinking particularly of applications for people with disabilities…