Hope you had a great summer! We sure did and look forward to the coming months. In this edition, award updates, controlling your TV by looking at it, founder and CSO Peter's personal introduction, some suggested reading and an overview of the events we will attend this fall. Happy reading!
VOTE FOR US NOW!
We’re proud to have been nominated for the Roche Patient Innovation Award 2019, along with two other great initiatives. You can help us win by giving your vote until 15 September. Thanks!
WINNER CREATIVE HEROES AWARD 2019!
Yes! We won the Creative Heroes Award 2019 in the category 1:1. During a festive evening event in Amsterdam, the prize was awarded to our team, represented by Ronald. A great compliment and boost for our team!
A new feature in the making by request from our patients user test group: control your TV with our Brain-TV-Remote :-)
WEB THINGS WE LIKE
NEURALINK UNVEILS BRAIN-READING THREADS
You have probably noticed Elon Musk unveiling Neuralink's plans for a BCI that sits outside the head and wirelessly receives information from threads embedded in the brain. Including robot for thread insertion. Not for humans yet...
FACEBOOK'S FUTURISTIC BRAIN TYPING PROJECT
Facebook and scientists at the University of California have published the results of experiments decoding people’s speech using implanted electrodes. This gets Facebook slightly closer to its apparent dream of a noninvasive thought-typing system.