Mental

10.06.10
Rat controls vehicle with its brain, Pinky and The Brain apply for 'one last run'
10.06.10

Rat controls vehicle with its brain, Pinky and The Brain apply for 'one last run'

So, let's paint the picture, shall we? There's a rat, a bundle of electrodes, more wiring than an e...

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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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08.30.10
Memory Shocker: keeping busy makes you too busy to remember things
08.30.10

Memory Shocker: keeping busy makes you too busy to remember things

The New York Times has picked up the scare-story baton again, this time citing two pieces of resear...

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09.18.09
Mattel's Mindflex: now stressing brain muscles for $80
09.18.09

Mattel's Mindflex: now stressing brain muscles for $80

It's taken nine whole months for this mental-stresser to go from CES show-stopper to household mains...

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06.13.09
'Mental' episode features video games ... of the mind
06.13.09

'Mental' episode features video games ... of the mind

Pushing hard into the series' fourth episode, Fox's "Mental" will be airing its fourth episode this...

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05.24.09
Mattel's Mindflex coming October 1st for $99.99
05.24.09

Mattel's Mindflex coming October 1st for $99.99

It's not often that a Mattel toy targets the 18 - 128 demographic, but we'll be frank -- the Mindf...

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01.13.09
CES 2009: Mattel's MindFlex gives you Jedi mind powers
01.13.09

CES 2009: Mattel's MindFlex gives you Jedi mind powers

The author burnt out several synapses levitating the ball for this photo. Mattel had a booth at CES...

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06.21.08
Mental health clinic treats children for cellphone addiction
06.21.08

Mental health clinic treats children for cellphone addiction

Not like we haven't seen individuals diagnosed with cellphone addiction before, but two kids in Spa...

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03.12.08
Brain fitness software market is very fit
03.12.08

Brain fitness software market is very fit

Say what you will about Nintendo, they know how to create new market segments. Case in point, the Sm...

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