Researchers in Japan are showing way to decode thoughts

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Researchers in Japan are showing way to decode thoughts
« on: January 22, 2018, 05:38:13 pm »

Researchers in Japan are showing way to decode thoughts: 

https://techxplore.com/news/2018-01-japan-decode-thoughts.html 


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Re: Researchers in Japan are showing way to decode thoughts
« Reply #1 on: January 22, 2018, 05:44:33 pm »
Just don't look in my head.

You won't wanta see what's in my head.
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Re: Researchers in Japan are showing way to decode thoughts
« Reply #2 on: January 22, 2018, 05:50:19 pm »
I am amazed and grateful at this yet another advancement.

We can use this for comas, court, studying, movie-directing/creating, saving/sharing our thoughts and modelling you for immortality, communicating, controlling the internet and programs, adding metadata, playing video games, etc
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Re: Researchers in Japan are showing way to decode thoughts
« Reply #3 on: January 22, 2018, 07:44:20 pm »
But what about this one?
https://medicalxpress.com/news/2013-04-scientists-peek.html#nRlv

Are both really just using images from a database? Or is keghn's article's actually re-creating what it's scanning?

Also, how do we know they aren't just using backpropagation and making the output iteratively look closer? How do we know they tried it on unseen & un-error-corrected images?

Also speech perception to text:
https://medicalxpress.com/news/2016-10-brain-computer-interface-thoughts-text.html#nRlv
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Re: Researchers in Japan are showing way to decode thoughts
« Reply #4 on: January 24, 2018, 10:06:43 pm »
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