Facebook buys startup building neural monitoring armband

Facebook buys startup building neural monitoring armband

Facebook announced the acquisition of CTRL-labs, a New York startup that specializes in allowing humans to control computers using their brains. The size of the deal was between $500 million and $1 billion, sources familiar with the matter said. A Facebook spokesperson said it was lower than $1 billion.

Tom A
Tom A
porcus
porcus 6 months

One of many companies that are researching mind-based interfaces with computers. This is sort of interesting in that it is non-invasive and not bulky. Makes me very concerned about whatever Facebook is wanting to do with my mind.

Indo
Indo 6 months

Brains have been hacking away with their devices. Soon they can do so just with thoughts. How great would that be ?

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