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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 ...and more »

Silicon Valley's elite have a new buzzword technology to dangle over our heads - Quartz

One day we won't need technology, because we'll be the technology. At least that's the promise of tech leaders like Elon Musk, Mark Zuckerberg, and Regina Dugan, who have all expressed interest (and Musk even started a company) around the idea of ...and more »

Facebook details its plans for a brain-computer interface - Engadget

Facebook wants you to use your brain to interact with your computer. Specifically, instead of using something primitive like a screen or a controller, the company is looking into ways that you and I can interact with our PCs or phones just by using our ...and more »

Facebook has 60 people working on how to read your mind - The Guardian

Social network says it's assembled a team to build technology that allows you to 'think' commands at your smartphone. But what if you think that's scary? Olivia Solon in San Francisco. @oliviasolon · Email. Wed 19 Apr 2017 18.05 EDT Last modified on ...and more »

Facebook wants people to type from their brain and hear with their skin - PCWorld

Facebook revealed Wednesday that it is working on technology to let people type straight from their brains at 100 words per minute. A team of over 60 scientists, engineers and others at its secretive Building 8 research lab are working in the area ...and more »

Facebook says it's working to let you 'hear with your skin' - The Verge

Facebook's advanced hardware group is working on technology to let you “hear with your skin.” The technology could be used to help deaf people communicate, but Facebook also envisions it as a way to advance communications for people who can already ...and more »

Facebook's Building 8 is creating tech that lets you hear through your skin - VentureBeat

Regina Dugan, the leader of Facebook's secretive Building 8 hardware research group, today provided the first official hints about what her organization has been working on. Dugan joined Facebook last year after spending four years at Google, where she ...and more »

Facebook is working on a way to let you type with your brain - The Verge

Facebook today unveiled a project from its secretive Building 8 research group that's working to create a brain-computer interface that lets you type with your thoughts. Regina Dugan, a former director of DARPA and the ex-head of Google's experimental ...and more »

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 ...and more »

Facebook Announces "Typing-by-Brain" Project - IEEE Spectrum

First it was Elon Musk, now Facebook. Suddenly, all the big Silicon Valley players want to get into brain tech. Yesterday Facebook announced that it's working on a “typing by brain” project. At its developer conference, Facebook executive Regina Dugan ...and more »