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Skating with the brain

Chaotic Moon Lab have created a mind-controlled skateboard aptly titled Board of Imagination

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23 March 2012

Chaotic Moon Lab have created a mind-controlled skateboard aptly titled Board of Imagination.

The board integrates a neuro-headset from a company called Emotiv, with a Samsung tablet running Windows 8, which is in turn connected to the skateboard's motor.

The headset translates thought into electrical circuitry that's routed through the tablet into the motor, and powers the board.
Yep, you read right, the board is powered by your thoughts. So if you think of yourself as a pro skater, if you think you want to go faster, if you think about slowing down, all this happens with you and the board. Sk8 or die...

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