Monday, March 26, 2007

Pentagon Preps Mind Fields

Augmented Cognition is a research idea being pursued by the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) that seems straight out of Science Fiction. The idea is that modern Military work is largely working with computers to do things like analyze intelligence data, or operate robotic weaponry, or fly airplanes, etc. Computers as they exist have too much information, supposedly, for the soldiers to comprehend. The idea is to have the computer scanning brainwaves and use that information to change the computer display so it fits the individual.

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