How close are we to Elon Musk's brain-computer interface?

Publication Title
Publication/Creation Date
April 12 2017
James Wu (creator)
Rajesh Rao (creator)
Neuralink Corp. (contributor)
Elon Musk (contributor)
Kernel (contributor)
University Of Pittsburgh (contributor)
Center For Sensorimotor Neural Engineering CSNE (contributor)
Stanford University (contributor)
University Of Washington (contributor)
Persuasive Intent
Just as ancient Greeks fantasized about soaring flight, today's imaginations dream of melding minds and machines as a remedy to the pesky problem of human mortality.

Can the mind connect directly with artificial intelligence, robots and other minds through brain-computer interface (BCI) technologies to transcend our human limitations?
HCI Platform
Location on Body
Marketing Keywords
Neuralink Corp., Kernel, Morpheus

Date archived
November 24 2017
Last edited
November 27 2018
How to cite this entry
James Wu, Rajesh Rao. (April 12 2017). "How close are we to Elon Musk's brain-computer interface?". CNN. CNN. Fabric of Digital Life.