Brain implants

Paralysed man uses 'brain implants' to have mashed potatoes after eight years

Paralysed man uses 'brain implants' to have mashed potatoes after eight years

He was able to do this with the help of a computer-brain interface that reads his thoughts and send signals to move muscle in his arm, claim researchers.

Mar 29, 2017, 11:20 AM IST
Soon, you could be wearing computers in your clothes!

Soon, you could be wearing computers in your clothes!

Clothes with computer components that can gather, store or transfer data has come closer to reality after a team of researchers could embroider electronic circuits into fabric with 0.1 mm precision

Apr 14, 2016, 15:19 PM IST

Brain implants could create sense of touch in artificial limbs

Rats can`t usually see infrared light, but they have "touched" it after Duke University neurobiologists fitted the animals with an infrared detector wired to electrodes implanted in the part of the mammalian brain.

Feb 18, 2013, 13:52 PM IST