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Playing Pong using just your eyes

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Published on Jul 12, 2012

Millions of people suffering from Multiple Scleorosis, Parkinson's, muscular dystrophy, spinal cord injuries or amputees could soon interact with their computers and surroundings using just their eyes thanks to a new device that costs just £43.

Comprised of off-the-shelf materials, the new device, can work out exactly where a person is looking by tracking their eye movements, allowing them to control a cursor on a screen just like a normal computer mouse.

The researchers demonstrated the device by getting students to play the computer game Pong using just their eyes.

From 00.01am Friday UK Time, the paper, "Ultra low-cost 3D gaze estimation: an intuitive high information throughput complement to direct brain-machine-interfaces" can be downloaded from http://iopscience.iop.org/1741-2552/9...

Credit: Dr Aldo Faisal, leader of the Neurotechnology laboratory at the Dept of Bioengineering and the Dept. of Comptuing Imperial College.

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