30 Oct '15, 5pm

BBC and This Place create mind-powered TV remote

BBC and This Place create mind-powered TV remote

Through a recent partnership, BBC and This Place created a remote control powered by brainwave output. The MindRDR TV is a prototype that demonstrates remotes of the future may allow users to change the TV channel by thoughts alone. (image via screen cap, BBC & This Place ) As technology companies race to create the next best gadget, BBC asked if the next line of devices could not only be hands-free, but controlled solely by the mind. The organization recently announced the results of its newest research project – a brain-to-communication remote control interface that changes the television channel based on brainwave output. The new remote control was created through a partnership between BBC and This Place, a technology company based out of London. Called the MindRDR TV, the remote allows users to select which show they’d like to view by simply thinking about it. It used ...

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luxuo.com 29 Oct '15, 1pm

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