Nerve-tapping neckband used in ‘telepathic’ chat

Posted: October 22, 2008 in Technology
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From the article:

A neckband that translates thought into speech by picking up nerve signals has been used to demonstrate a “voiceless” phone call for the first time.

With careful training a person can send nerve signals to their vocal cords without making a sound. These signals are picked up by the neckband and relayed wirelessly to a computer that converts them into words spoken by a computerized voice.

Now this is something thats really interesting, talking without making a sound I can see quite a few uses for this tech once it´s out of beta and refined a little.

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WOG out.

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