On December thirty first, 2018, Elon Musk mentioned he’s testing a Neuralink product that may make anybody superhuman by connecting their brains to a laptop. A 12 months later in July 2019, Musk said that he’s examined Neuralink brain microchip on monkeys and it was capable of management a laptop with its thoughts. 7 months in the past, Musk issued a assertion telling that “Neuralink” AI brain chips could possibly be examined on humans this 12 months.
Now, Elon Musk has unveiled a pig with a small laptop chip, as tiny as a coin put in in her brain to indicate his plans of introducing a brain-to-machine interface.
“It’s kind of like a Fitbit in your skull with tiny wires,” the billionaire entrepreneur mentioned on a webcast.
This interface may probably permit people to regulate telephones and computer systems with their minds. The preliminary thought of introducing Neuralink was to assist sufferers remedy affected by dementia, Parkinson illnesses.
The processor in Gertrude’s brain sends wi-fi alerts that point out neural exercise in her snout when hungry and searching for meals.
Musk additionally mentioned that the unique Neuralink system is now made simplified and smaller in dimension. He mentioned it matches properly in the cranium, will be positioned beneath human hair and they’d not even discover it.