Linked by Eugenia Loli on Mon 10th Oct 2011 19:55 UTC
Graphics, User Interfaces Within the last few days we read the news about Apple's Siri AI personal assistant, and about a brain implant that lets monkeys control virtual limps & feel virtual objects. I believe that if someone is to also combine a few more technologies (e.g. high-res eyeware, appropriate operating system changes), we will be looking at the next user interface revolution, after the inventions of the computer mouse and touch interfaces.
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RE: a load of garbage
by Eugenia on Mon 10th Oct 2011 23:10 UTC in reply to "a load of garbage"
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First of all, voice was only mentioned as an alternative to brainwaves, so I don't see why you are mentioning just that. Secondly, many things require lots of clicks to do by using a hand, but it can be done instantly with a thought. Because the thought doesn't ask the computer to "click an icon", as the finger would do, but it actually carries out full actions. So if I want to incorporate a bicycle in my CGI scene or 2D pic, I simply think it. I transmit the mind picture to the app and the app figures out how to create it and display it. Using the hand to actually design such a thing in 3D, it can take about 3 days if it's to be done properly.

Edited 2011-10-10 23:13 UTC

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