Biofeedback

05.07.13
Valve experiments with players' sweat response, eye-tracking controls for future game design
05.07.13

Valve experiments with players' sweat response, eye-tracking controls for future game design

Valve has a surprisingly varied staff roster. Mike Ambinder is the company's very own experimental...

By M. Smith,   05.07.13
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10.26.12
Researchers create video game that monitors heart rate to keep children's anger in check
10.26.12

Researchers create video game that monitors heart rate to keep children's anger in check

Nintendo may have left its Vitality Sensor by the wayside, but researchers at Boston Children's Ho...

By A. Santos,   10.26.12
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10.22.11
U.S. Army urges vets to get outta their dreams and into the virtual world
10.22.11

U.S. Army urges vets to get outta their dreams and into the virtual world

You've heard of power walking, but "power dreaming?" That practice's usually the stuff of Buddhis...

By J. Volpe,   10.22.11
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09.07.10
Apples In Stereo man controls his Moog... with his mind! (and you can too)
09.07.10

Apples In Stereo man controls his Moog... with his mind! (and you can too)

We thought that our homemade Theremin was difficult to control, but this one is in a different leag...

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12.17.07
Video games treat chronic pain better than drugs
12.17.07

Video games treat chronic pain better than drugs

The last thing Merck or Pfizer want to hear is that their drugs aren't needed anymore. According to...

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09.03.07
Biofeedback signals used to predict gamers' moves
09.03.07

Biofeedback signals used to predict gamers' moves

While it's no shock that artificial intelligence as a whole is making strides, a pair of Hungarian r...

By D. Murph,   09.03.07
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04.30.07
Brain-reading biofeedback caps on the rise, NeuroSky returns
04.30.07

Brain-reading biofeedback caps on the rise, NeuroSky returns

Pushing the envelope is what it's all about, and for companies cranking out Wiimote-like devices to...

By D. Murph,   04.30.07
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01.17.06
Emotion detection system for games; how will it work?
01.17.06

Emotion detection system for games; how will it work?

Although ostensibly developed to prevent frustrated computer users from bludgeoning their monitor wi...

By C. Grant,   01.17.06
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