Samsung Testing Controlling TV Using Your Brain

The idea of being able to control objects using our mind seems like something out of a sci-fi/fantasy movie or story, but it’s actually not a far-fetched reality. In the past we have seen how using our brains, we can control devices like wheelchairs, which is why using our brain to control our TV doesn’t seem entirely out of the question.In fact during the Samsung Developer Conference, the company revealed that they are working on software that could potentially allow users to control their TVs using their brains. According to Samsung, work on such a project began about three months ago in partnership with the Center of Neuroprosthetics of the Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL) in Switzerland, with the idea being that this could allow those with certain disabilities to control their devices.According to Ricardo Chavarriaga, a senior scientist at the EPFL who is also working on the project, “How can we provide accessibility to people who cannot move or who have extreme limitations on their

Samsung is developing a system that might one day allow users to control their TVs with their brains

The aim of the project, being developed with Swiss researchers, is to give people with severe physical disabilities, like quadriplegia, a chance to enjoy their favorite shows without the help ...

Mon 12 Nov 18 from Daily Mail

Samsung is building a TV you can control with your brain - CNET

It's aimed for people with physical disabilities and should go into testing in Swiss hospitals early next year.

Thu 8 Nov 18 from CNET Cutting Edge

Samsung is making a TV you can control with your mind

Samsung is developing the software for people with physical disabilities.

Fri 9 Nov 18 from Techradar

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