(THE REGISTER) — Microsoft has applied to patent a brain control interface, so you'll be able to "think" your way around a computer device, hands free.
Last year, Facebook claimed to have 60 engineers engaged in BCI [brain computer interface] but Microsoft isn't going to take this sitting down. It's erm, sitting down and thinking really hard.
The application Changing an application state using neurological data was filed last year, and published last week. The inventors recently filed a related patent for a continuous motion controller powered by the brain.
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