Facebook is getting closer to making its brain-reading computer a reality

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    Facebook is getting closer to making its brain-reading computer a reality
    The early results provide a glimpse into how the technology could be used in augmented reality glasses
    July 30, 2019

    https://www.cnbc.com/2019/07/30/facebook-is-still-working-on-its-brain-reading-computer.html
     
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    Brain-computer interfaces are developing faster than the policy debate around them
    It’s time to talk about what’s possible — and what shouldn’t be
    July 31, 2019

    https://www.theverge.com/interface/...ook-brain-computer-interface-policy-neuralink
     
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    "Advertising purposes" is just a plausible sounding excuse, with some truth in it. Facebook crossed the line years ago with their whackjob ideas. This is about control.
     
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    Mind-reading technology is closer than you think
    August 15, 2019
    https://www.fastcompany.com/90388440/mind-reading-technology-is-closer-than-you-think
     
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    Brain hack devices must be scrutinised, say top scientists
    September 9, 2019
    https://www.bbc.co.uk/news/technology-49606027
     
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    "Brains are the last frontier of privacy

    Brain–computer interfaces, once used exclusively for clinical research, are now under development at several wealthy startups and a major tech company, and rudimentary versions are already popping up in online stores.

    If users unlock the information inside their heads and give companies and governments access, they're inviting privacy risks far greater than today's worries over social media data, experts say — and raising the specter of discrimination based on what goes on inside a person's head..."

    https://www.axios.com/brain-privacy...ace-6ba7269e-1553-4395-a6db-3560fead7e24.html
     
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    Facebook buys startup building neural monitoring armband
    September 24, 2019
    https://techcrunch.com/2019/09/23/facebook-buys-startup-building-neural-monitoring-armband/
    Bloomberg: Facebook to Buy Startup for Controlling Computers With Your Mind
     
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    Facebook's 'mind-reading' tech startup deal could completely change how we control computers
    September 27, 2019
    https://www.zdnet.com/article/faceb...d-completely-change-how-we-control-computers/
     
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    CTRL-Labs: Facebook didn't buy a billion-dollar, brain-scanning startup
    September 27, 2019
    https://www.zdnet.com/article/ctrl-labs-facebook-didnt-buy-a-billion-dollar-brain-scanning-startup/
     
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    Ctrl-labs CEO: We’ll have neural interfaces in less than 5 years
    November 20, 2019
    https://venturebeat.com/2019/11/20/ctrl-labs-ceo-well-have-neural-interfaces-in-less-than-5-years/
     
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    Mind Control for the Masses—No Implant Needed
    Just strap on the device and think
    January 2, 2020

    https://www.wired.com/story/nextmind-noninvasive-brain-computer-interface/
     
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    NextMind is building a real-time brain computer interface, unveils Dev Kit for $399
    January 5, 2020
    https://venturebeat.com/2020/01/05/...n-computer-interface-unveils-dev-kit-for-399/
     
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