EEG

Daily Dystopia

China Claims It's Scanning Workers' Brainwaves to Increase Efficiency and Profits

Hangzhou Zhongheng Electric told a local news outlet that it’s reading production line workers’ emotions through sensors in their hats.
Samantha Cole
5.1.18
Sleep

Researchers Can ‘See’ Your Memories While You Sleep

Researchers found that cueing new information during sleep improves memory of that information.
Daniel Oberhaus
3.8.18
barbot

This Bartender Robot Reads Brainwaves to Take Drink Orders

A toy EEG headset and a drink dispenser, hacked together as a mind-reading bar bot.
Samantha Cole
2.26.18
stroop test

New System Knows How Hard You’re Thinking Based on Thermal Imaging

No privacy implications here. Move along.
Michael Byrne
9.20.17
Performance Art

Artist Figured Out How To Control Water With Her Mind

An EEG, a few speakers, and some metal plates filled with water compose the artist's brain wave-bending installations.
Beckett Mufson
7.3.17
data art

A Cyber Architect 3D-Printed the Brain's Response to Love

53 stories of love become 3D-printed mandalas of emotion in 'LOVE PROJECT.'
Becky Chung
5.29.17
data art

This Painting Was Made With Someone’s Memories

A tech studio can turn your brainwaves into art with an algorithm.
Catherine Chapman
5.21.17
Robots Read Minds

Humans Can Now Scold a Robot With Their Minds

MIT developed a system to instantly tell a robot when it makes an error through brainwaves.
Samantha Cole
3.6.17
Driving Me Mental

The Army Is Testing Brainwave-Reading Technology for Drivers

Is this the future of staying safe on the road?
Jordan Pearson
2.10.17
politics

What the Heck Is Neurofeedback Technology, Betsy DeVos’s Pet Project?

The wealthy investor has refused to break ties with a Michigan-based company that specializes in the drug-free treatment.
Kaleigh Rogers
1.25.17
Gaming

This Brainwave-Based Arcade Game Was Designed to Improve Concentration

Miyeon Kim’s ‘Link-Link’ game measures your brainwaves using an EEG biosensor headset.
Nathaniel Ainley
1.4.17
Music

Here's How to Make Music With Only Your MIND!

These tech-aided, brainwave-created music experiments bring a new meaning to "straight off the dome."
Becky Chung
1.2.17
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