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mind-controlled

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Paraplegic kicks off World Cup with mind-controlled exoskeleton

Strapped into a robotic exoskeleton, paraplegic Juliano Pinto makes history by standing upright to kick a soccer ball for World Cup opening ceremonies.

By Jun. 13, 2014

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Headband lets you perform mind control on yourself

It's hard to be productive when stressed, upset, or distracted. The Muse headband, which senses your brain waves, can help you calm your mind to regain focus. CNET's Kara Tsubio shows up how the headband could also help people who have trouble sleeping, people trying to quit smoking, and kids with ADHD.

By Apr. 29, 2014

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Lumosity (Android)

The free app from Lumosity doesn't do a lot to train your brain, and for the cost of the paid subscription, you don't get much more.

Jul. 2, 2014

3.5 stars Editors' rating Jul. 2, 2014

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World Cup could begin with mind-controlled exoskeleton kickoff

The project to get a paralyzed teenager wearing a state-of-the-art exoskeleton to make the ceremonial first kick at the World Cup in Brazil this summer.

By Jan. 3, 2014

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DIY mind-control interface on Kickstarter

A new Kickstarter campaign wants to put an affordable, open-source brain-computer interface kit in the hands of anyone with a computer.

By Dec. 11, 2013

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Next up in robot suits for the paralyzed: Mind control?

Researchers are looking to push robotic exoskeletons into the realm of thought control, eliminating the need for hand controls and reaching those unable to use their upper bodies.

By Nov. 20, 2013

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Design grad creates toy car you control with your mind

Dutch design graduate creates a lightweight toy car that only moves forward with the right level of concentration. He imagines it could help those with attention deficit disorders.

By Oct. 30, 2013

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'Star Wars' gag brings mind control to elevator

Watch as two prank masters creatively fool people into thinking a real-life "Star Wars" Force user is mentally controlling elevator doors.

By Jun. 18, 2013

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Mind-controlled cursor may be easier than previously thought

University of Washington researchers discover that, when learning to control a cursor with thoughts alone, the brain behaves within mere minutes as if it is performing basic motor skills.

By Jun. 11, 2013

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Mind-controlled quadcopter takes to the air

Researchers at the University of Minnesota have designed an interface that lets humans control a flying robot using their thoughts alone.

By Jun. 5, 2013