Facebook's future tech lets you type with your brain and hear through your skin - Wareable

Mark Zuckerberg has made it clear that Facebook is interested in computer interfaces using the human brain, but we haven't really seen any concrete examples of what kind of interfaces the company was working on. Now we do, as Facebook's Regina Dugan ...

Questioning Facebook's vision of brain-controlled devices - TNW

Before you hit send on that next email, imagine a future where you don't have to. Something as simple as physically interacting with the send button will one day be a memory, a relic of a time in which people still needed to talk to their devices, or ...

Facebook F8 Day 2: AR glasses, brain typing, skin listening, and more - Mashable

Day 1 at Facebook's annual F8 conference was filled with enhancing the present. Day 2 was all about setting the vision for the future, and things got weird. The company also stated a new goal to "create and ship new, category-defining consumer products ...

Facebook out to read minds - Phys.Org

The social network giant, at its annual developers conference, unveiled Wednesday projects aimed at allowing users to use their minds to type messages or their skin to hear words. "Speech is essentially a compression algorithm, and a lousy one at that ...

What happens to user privacy when Facebook starts talking brain implants? - The Tech Portal

Facebook's F8 conference went through a second, highly eventful day today. While yesterday's focus was on upgrading the existing technologies and products, today was spent addressing the future and the form it could take. In a very interesting stage ...

Facebook Wants To Get Inside Your Brain So You Can Type Telepathically - Vocativ

Facebook knows a lot about us including our favorite music, friends, location. But soon, it hopes to also know what's inside our head: The company's Building 8 research group says it's developing a brain-computer interface to detect a user's thoughts ...

Facebook shares brain-control ambitions - BBC News

Facebook says it is working on technology to allow us to control computers directly with our brains. It is developing “silent speech” software to allow people to type at a rate of 100 words per minute, it says. The project, in its early stages, will ...

Facebook's newest tech will let you type with your brain and hear with your skin - Digital Trends

These breakthroughs may seem lightyears away, but Facebook says they are in fact closer than we think -- possessing massive implications for the future of communication in our lifetime. Facebook has some pretty surprising ideas about the future of ...

Facebook is building brain-computer interfaces for typing and skin-hearing - TechCrunch

Today at F8, Facebook revealed it has a team of 60 engineers working on building a brain-computer interface that will let you type with just your mind without invasive implants. The team plans to use optical imaging to scan your brain a hundred times ...