Bionic ‘Feeling’ Leg Makes Walking Easier, Reduces Phantom Limb Pain

With sensory feedback, amputees could feel the knee's movement and the sole of the foot on the ground Source: IEEE-Spectrum - Fulltext

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Facebook Closer to Augmented Reality Glasses With Brain Implant That Decodes Dialogue From Neural Activity

The project is the first to decode question-and-answer speech from brain signals in real timeIn 2017, Facebook’s Mark Chevillet gave himself two years to prove whether it was feasible to build a non-invasive technology able to read out 100 words per minute from brain activity. It’s been two years, and the verdict is in: “The promise is … Continue reading Facebook Closer to Augmented Reality Glasses With Brain Implant That Decodes Dialogue From Neural Activity

With This AI, 60 Percent of Patients Who Had Surgery Could Have Avoided It

Machine learning algorithms that combine clinical and molecular data are the “wave of the future,” experts sayA man walks into a doctor’s office for a CT scan of his gallbladder. The gallbladder is fine but the doctor notices a saclike pocket of fluid on the man’s pancreas. It’s a cyst that may lead to cancer, the doctor tells … Continue reading With This AI, 60 Percent of Patients Who Had Surgery Could Have Avoided It