Mind-reading device’ recreates what we see in our heads

[From the article: Mind reading could become a reality after scientists
unveiled a device which translates what we are seeing in our heads onto a
screen. By monitoring the brain activity of people while they watched Hollywood
movie trailers, researchers were able to recreate a moving picture similar to
the real footage being played. While the technology is not yet capable of
reading our thoughts, it could eventually lead to ways of translating our
dreams and memories onto screen. If it is refined enough the method could even
be used to explore the minds of stroke patients, experts said. – Be sure to see the video at the link below. – Jim]

‘Mind-reading
device’ recreates what we see in our heads

While the
technology is not yet capable of reading our thoughts … to produce an approximate
version of what they were watching. It did this by scanning a library of random YouTube videos, pulling
out the most similar clips to what it guessed the person …Daily Telegraph · 21 hours ago

Source: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/science/science-news/8781503/Mind-reading-device-recreates-what-we-see-in-our-heads.html

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One thought on “Mind-reading device’ recreates what we see in our heads

  1. The video is so amazing, it’s creepy. Looking at how they do it, it’s even more amazing. They are going through millions of seconds of youtube videos to get the videos.

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