Robert Oschler programmed a robot to control it using his thoughts and facial gestures.

Robert Oschler, creator of a free software program for consumer robot owners called Robodance, programmed a spy robot to control it using just his mind, facial gestures and head movements. Robert used a Emotiv Systems 14-electrode EPOC EEG headset with built-in gyroscope to detect thought and movement signals and control a WowWee Rovio mobile spy robot remotely over a Skype video call.

The video shows a demonstration of the system in action:

Programming Your Own Thought-Controlled Robot

[via Slashdot]

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