• Cognixion's brain-monitoring headset enables fluid communication for people with severe disabilities

    8 days ago - By Tech Crunch

    Of the many frustrations of having a severe motor impairment, the difficulty of communicating must surely be among the worst. The tech world has not offered much succor to those affected by things like locked-in syndrome, ALS, and severe strokes, but startup Cognixion aims to with a novel form of brain monitoring that, combined with a modern interface, could make speaking and interaction far simpler and faster.
    The company's One headset tracks brain activity closely in such a way that the wearer can direct a cursor - reflected on a visor like a heads-up display - in multiple directions or...
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