RT Researchers have called for radical new legislation protecting people’s thoughts from being stolen and maybe even deleted. Biomedical ethicists Marcello Ienca and Roberto Andorno believe that while rapid advances in neurotechnology have created opportunities in modern medicine, they also present new challenges for human privacy.
Ian Johnston The Independent New human rights laws are required to protect sensitive information in a person’s mind from ‘unauthorised collection, storage, use or even deletion’ “Thou canst not touch the freedom of my mind,” wrote the playwright John Milton in 1634. But, nearly 400 years later, technological advances in machines that can […]
Catherine J. Frompovich Activist Post Are humankind, plus all life forms on Planet Earth, heading toward a catastrophic physiological eventresulting from vested-interest businesses, industries and advertising campaigns advancing a meme that has morphed into an acknowledged addiction? That addiction, or dependency, is to microwave technology ‘smart’ gadgets and appliances which […]
Source: Early trials have been conducted as part of the LDEW project. Watch the video of a test laser melting a mortar bomb. Defence Science and Technology Laboratory (Dstl) scientists are conducting trials that will enable Dstl to characterise the effectiveness of Laser Directed Energy Weapon (LDEW), in support of […]
Nick Statt The Verge SpaceX and Tesla CEO Elon Musk is backing a brain-computer interface venture called Neuralink, according to The Wall Street Journal. The company, which is still in the earliest stages of existence and has no public presence whatsoever, is centered on creating devices that can be implanted […]