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Elon Musk's company Neuralink plans to connect people's brains to the internet by next year using a procedure he claims will be as safe and easy as LASIK eye surgery

4 monthes ago   |   By Business Insider

Elon Musk on Tuesday announced in a livestream that his neuro technology startup Neuralink hopes to begin implanting devices into human minds as early as next year.
Musk has invested $100 million into the secretive company - which hopes to achieve a "symbiosis with artificial intelligence" - since its founding in 2016, according to the New York Times .
Musk explained that the Neuralink system would allow for a tiny chip, known as a brain-machine interface, to be implanted into the minds of willing subjects.
The chip would be capable of stimulating the brain's neurons using tiny flexible...
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Elon Musk's ‘Neuralink' could merge human brains with computers by 2020

Elon Musk's ‘Neuralink' could merge human brains with computers by 2020

4 monthes ago   |   By New York Post

Elon Musk's data transmission company “Neuralink” unveiled plans on Tuesday night to merge human brains with computers as early as next year. “A lot of people have written this off like it's impossible,” said company president Max Hodak in an interview with Bloomberg. “There will be great things to come in this field in the...
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