Ever wish you could move objects using only your thoughts?
That vision is becoming closer to reality. Toronto-based Interaxon has created technology that lets users control a series of lights using only their minds.
At this month's Winter Olympics in Vancouver, visitors to the Ontario House will be able to try out the technology, using their brain waves to control lights at either Toronto's CN Tower, Niagara Falls, or Ottawa's Parliament building.
Users wear a headset that measures the brain's alpha waves--associated with relaxation--and beta waves, associated with concentration. By focusing or relaxing, a signal is … Read more