Neuralink, a mysterious company to develop brain implants to hold a second press conference on August 28. Its founder Elon Musk reminded Neuralink motto: “you can Not prevent – headed”. We are talking about inevitable, in his view, the emergence of artificial intelligence will exceed human.
On the second press Neuralink Elon Musk is habitually told in his Twitter. Other parts billionaire was not the only intrigued.
Wait until you see the new version and compare it with that which was presented last year. It’s awesome
– wrote Musk.
A little about the company Neuralink
The company Neuralink was founded in the year 2016 with the mission to equalize the chances of mankind in the race of intelligence with machines. For several years, while her head and mastermind Elon Musk is engaged in the production of electric cars Tesla and rockets reusable, SpaceX, Neuralink remained in the shadows and doing research, without attracting attention. However, last July, the world learned about what is involved in the scientists.
At the presentation in 2019 was presented to chip N1 4 x 4 mm, which is implanted in the patient’s brain. He has one thousand and twenty-four electrodes, each with a thickness of 5 microns. The chip is hidden in a sealed housing 8 mm diameter.
Chip N1 in a capsule which is mounted in the patient’s brain
The module is located behind the ear, connected to the chip and sends radio signals, allowing a person to operate a smartphone or computer the power of thought. The company also developed a robot for implantation of the chip.
A control module that is mounted behind the ear and connects to the chip
It was also stated that clinical trials should begin in the end of 2020 patients with paralysis of the four limbs. And now became known date of the next reporting event, where we will probably show the next generation of chip.
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