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Novel Wireless Brain Sensor Unveiled
2013-02-28 11:18:44

Brown University A team of neuroengineers based at Brown University has developed a fully implantable and rechargeable wireless brain sensor capable of relaying real-time broadband signals from up to 100 neurons in freely moving subjects. Several copies of the novel low-power device, described in the Journal of Neural Engineering, have been performing well in animal models for more than year, a first in the brain-computer interface field. Brain-computer interfaces could help people with...

2012-12-22 05:02:17

Organizations benefit children with reading & learning disabilities and wounded warriors Richmond, VA (PRWEB) December 21, 2012 BrainTrain, Inc., is proud to announce that a portion of the proceeds from sales of its award-winning reading product, TNT Reading Tutor, are being donated to Elizabeth Shatner´s All Glory Project, a non-profit organization that promotes, fosters and supports programs using equine and other animal-assisted therapies to help wounded warriors and their...

Quadriplegic Woman Uses Robotic Arm To Eat Chocolate For First Time
2012-12-17 10:55:21

[Watch Video: Woman Uses Mind To Move Robotic Arm] Lawrence LeBlond for redOrbit.com - Your Universe Online Reaching for an object, shaking someone´s hand, sending a text message–these are all things that most of us take for granted every day. But for people who are quadriplegic (paralyzed from the neck down), like Jan Scheuermann, tasks such as these are not possible because of paralysis. That is until now. Researchers from University of Pittsburgh School of Medicine and...

Helicopter Controlled By Your Thoughts
2012-11-26 05:56:26

redOrbit Staff & Wire Reports - Your Universe Online Want to get your kids the coolest Christmas present ever? One California-based company is producing a toy helicopter controlled completely by thought -- and, yes, it is currently on track for December delivery. According to The Daily Mail, the gizmo is called the Orbit, and it is being produced by Puzzlebox in San Francisco. The London-based newspaper says that the company is touting the helicopter as "both an entertaining novelty...


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