You probably have read about the Mindwave headset from Neurosky, but folks at B-Reel, has re-built the Mindwave headset, Scalectric slot car set, a bunch of other parts and hacked together a way to control the toy car using mind power! Cool? Then read on… 🙂
The good news is, the hacked peripherals work! Once the player concentrate his mind, the toy car will automatically start and go, once get distracted the toy car will immediately stop. Did you see the point where the new brainwave technology trying to lead the rest of the crowd? Yeap, future of mind controlled engines are notÂ something very far.
The dots are getting clearer at this point, the telepathic technology once exists in science fiction stories are getting nearer to become a reality, owing to the nice touch of clever minds and science.
Simply watch the video, and you might grasp the broad idea how the mindwave might control a car. 😉