According to one pioneering scientist in the field of neurotechnology, in a future where mind control devices can be implanted in the brain, controlling a car with your thoughts would be “fairly trivial.”
The future of technological design challenges the notion that freedom equates to choice. Jason Silva talks about anticipatory design and what it could do for our imagination in this latest episode of Shots of Awe.
As difficult as it may be to imagine being more attached to your smart phone than you already are, the future of electronic devices might bring us even closer to our gadgets by using our bodies for power.
Can you heal yourself, even make yourself smarter, by zapping your brain with electric currents? What sounds like barbaric punishment of decades ago is something people can, and do, administrate to themselves in their own homes.