Thursday, November 15, 2012

Robots of the Mind Getting Closer

The age old convention of a mechanical or biological machine that is controlled by the operator's mind had been around forever.  Movies as recent as say Avatar is just such an example.

Now according to the IO9 blog report that researchers from France and Japan have taken steps to make this technology a reality.  Roboticists at the CNRS-AIST Joint Robotics Laboratory and the CNRS-LIRMM Interactive Digital Human group have made huge strides in the development of an interface that would allow a human to activate the machine with only a thought.


Read more at Diginfo


Rick G. said...

that would b SERIOUSLY cool !!

Beam Me Up said...

You got to think that with this kind of development the Bruce Willis movie Surrogates cant be that far off! well figuratively speaking of course.