Mind-reading machine can guess the magic number

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Scientists have made some hugely promising advances when it comes to brain-computer interfaces in recent times, with machines that can turn thoughts into controls for drones, wheelchairs and music. Now, researchers in Japan say that they’ve broken new ground with a technology that can recognize Japanese words and also guess the single-digit number on a subject’s mind with 90 percent accuracy, simply by monitoring their brainwaves.The system was developed by researchers at Japan’s Toyohashi University of Technology and uses an electroencephalogram (EEG) cap.

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