Future Vision in Surgery: Let the Podcasts Begin!

Friday, March 9, 2007

Here it is folks, docinthemachine’s first podcast to play on the site.  This piece is near and dear to my heart.  The Topic is “Future Vision” – and it’s…

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Video Fest of Brain-Computer Links & Control

Monday, March 5, 2007

  I have written before on direct brain-computer interfaces such as the monkey brain controlled robot arm, a woman with a robotic brain controlled limb, soldiers with brain…

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Kodak Patents Swallowable RFID Chips

Thursday, March 1, 2007

RFID chips       he Eastman Kodak Company, with so much technological imaging expertise in Rochester but plummeting demand for photographic film, continues to diversify its R&D.  They…

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New 3D Vapor Displays- OR Versions to Come

Wednesday, February 28, 2007

Engadget reports on IO2 Displays new M3 Heliodisplay system.  I have written before on these systems and played with them a bit (here is a video of my…

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Remote Controlled Flying Rats

Wednesday, February 28, 2007

Danger Room reports an English People’s Daily article on Chinese scientists success at controlling the flight of pigeons with brain implants.  I have written before on direct brain-computer interfaces such…

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DARPA 2007 Pt2: Major Achievements, Future Plans, & Medical Benefits

Saturday, February 10, 2007

As I previously reported, DARPA has announced its strategic plan for 2007.  In this part 2 of my analysis of what their future will bring us, I will…

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Bionic Borg Cat Eye Implant Holds Promise For Blindness Cure

Monday, January 22, 2007

Biohacking, or the idea artificially enhancing biology is a hot topic.  There is even a whole blog devoted to it.  A story just hit the wires about a series…

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CES 2007 Innovation- Medical Future Tech

Monday, January 8, 2007

  CES 2007 is in full swing in Las Vegas.  As you know thi sis a pure consumer gadget conference.  What’s this got to do with med tech…

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Last Grand Rounds of Year is Up!

Tuesday, December 26, 2006

Nick Genes the creator of Grand Rounds has taken the helm for this weeks Grand rounds – the best of the medical blogosphere.  This edition over at blogborygmi…

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Kurzweil: Computers Will Enable People To Live Forever (if the machines let us…)

Tuesday, December 19, 2006

graph of exponential rise of human progress over time- and the future? The inventor, author, and futurist Ray Kurzweil predicts that in 15 to 30 years, nanobots will…

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