Hard Tech

“Universal” BCI lets anyone play games with their minds
A specially trained “decoder” slashes the time it takes a brain-computer interface (BCI) to read a user’s mind.
First person with a Neuralink brain implant reveals how he uses it
Elon Musk’s Neuralink has revealed the identity of the first person to receive its brain implant — and the man says it has changed his life.
3D-printed “metamaterial” is stronger than anything in nature
Australian scientists used an advanced 3D printing technique to create a super strong, super lightweight new “metamaterial.”
Adding spider DNA to silkworms creates silk stronger than Kevlar
Watch how video games are approaching perfect photorealism
Device offers long-distance, low-power underwater communication
The US military just got its hands on a mini laser weapon
New battery charged by tears will power smart contact lenses
Arrays of quantum rods could enhance TVs or virtual reality devices
Paralyzed woman able to speak again, thanks to brain-avatar interface
Is quantum computing hype or almost here?
Simple superconducting device could dramatically cut energy use in computing
A Pink Floyd song was reconstructed from listeners’ brain waves