Biomedical engineers connecting a human brain to the internet in real time
21 September 2017 | Written by La redazione
In research thought to be a world first, biomedical engineers at Wits are connecting a human brain to the internet in real time. The “Brainternet” project streams brainwaves onto the internet. Essentially, it turns the brain into an Internet of Things (IoT) node on the World Wide Web. IoT refers to connecting any device with an on and off switch to the internet.