Mind Scanning Gadget Enables Emotional Browsing Of Flickr
EPOC neuroheadset could change the folksonomy of Flickr by letting your brain waves do the tagging.
Questions have already been begged about what the future of brain scanning technologies will mean for rich domains of human experience such as art, i.e. will these areas traditionally resistant to reductionist approaches suffer for the ubiquity of neuroscientific devices?
With those concerns noted, there is no denying the fact that building interaction tools from brainwaves presents irresistible opportunities. One such opportunity is evident in the EPOC neuroheadset. It recognizes your emotions as your browse Flickr and tags your photos accordingly.