Microsoft has applied to patent a brain control interface, so you'll be able to "think" your way around a computer device, hands free.
Last year, Facebook claimed to have 60 engineers engaged in BCI [brain computer interface] but Microsoft isn't going to take this sitting down. It's erm, sitting down and thinking really hard.
The application Changing an application state using neurological data was filed last year, and published last week. The inventors recently filed a related patent for a continuous motion controller powered by the brain. (US 2017/0329392: Continuous Motion Controls Operable Using Neurological Data)....
Jon wrote: People are out of their minds (ha! No pun intended!) to dismiss the warnings from scripture concerning the mark and the image of the beast. Not to mention the historical examples of "mind control " through propaganda. When unbelievers, and nominal deceived Christians mock these things it is becoming increasingly clear that they do so at there own peril! Be sober, be alert!
except this isn't an article about the propaganda of the media, the coercion of the internet,the influence of the state run education institutions, or big brother. This is an article about doing what you can do right now using your hands on mouse and keyboard.
‚ÄúOperations may include object move operations, build operations, edit operations, animation or actuation operations, data input or output operations, display operations, audio operations, character/object movement or control operations, menu operations, navigation operations, processing operations, or other operations performable within the application to modulate input or output, settings, responses (e.g., visual, audio, and/or mechanical responses), and the like,‚ÄĚ the patent application, which was submitted in May 2016, explains."
People are out of their minds (ha! No pun intended!) to dismiss the warnings from scripture concerning the mark and the image of the beast. Not to mention the historical examples of "mind control " through propaganda. When unbelievers, and nominal deceived Christians mock these things it is becoming increasingly clear that they do so at there own peril! Be sober, be alert!
You interface with Television-- sold as human mind controlling a TV, which is something that would be a benefit to you ¬ŅRight?
Programming programs you
Same with the web
human mind controlling a computer, which is something that would be a benefit to you were there no evil sites - & the medium itself neutral Ummmmm , ¬Ņ¬Ņ¬Ņwhat % of sites are evil corruption???
"Is the internet's "cacophony of stimuli" & "crazy quilt" of information have given rise to "cursory reading, hurried and distracted thinking, and superficial learning" ‚Äď in contrast to the age of the book, when intelligent humans were encouraged to be contemplative and imaginative?"
Neil wrote: Spoilsport! Instead of jumping to conclusions from the sensational-sounding headline, you actually read the 1st sentence.
and you do realize,
This is really not something new. However, in advancing technology and considering how the media infected the minds of voters during the campaign, someone could bombard the media with one topic for an extended period of time and change how one thinks.
We already know that this is being done on a small scale to influence us. But in the schools the scale is greater.
"Alt, Control, Delete" isn't confined to operating computers.
this in not mind control of humans or an an attempt to control thoughts but the human mind controlling a computer, which is something that would be a benefit to some who would otherwise be handicapped in their use of a computer, right?
Chase wrote: Well isn't this disturbing... mind control seems harmless right?!?!?! ūü§§
George Orwell had it right!
This is why we must be focused on the things of God. We must remain Christ centered. Otherwise we will be consumed by the culture and our minds transformed to the encroaching evil of this world. We don't need as much "news" as we are led to believe. For there is nothing new under the sun.
God has created man upright, but he has sought out many inventions.
Christians must make every attempt to use their spare time assembling together with the people of God - like minded people.