Elon Musk’s Latest Breakthrough: First Neuralink Recipient Commands Computer Using Thoughts

Elon Musk has unveiled that the inaugural recipient of Neuralink’s revolutionary technology can now control a computer and engage in gaming solely through the power of their mind. Sharing a live demonstration on X, Musk showcased the patient effortlessly maneuvering a chess game on a computer interface using what can only be described as “telepathy.”

The recipient, a gentleman paralyzed from the waist down, demonstrated remarkable prowess as he seamlessly played chess on the screen, directing moves with his thoughts alone. Drawing a parallel to the iconic “force” abilities from the Star Wars universe, he expressed awe at his newfound capability, likening it to having a supernatural gift.

“I could guide it wherever I desired,” the patient remarked during the live stream. “Simply fixate on a spot on the screen, and it would respond accordingly. It’s truly remarkable.”

Elon Musk and the Neuralink team envision a future where this technology empowers individuals with disabilities and paralysis, offering them greater autonomy and control over their lives. With plans to expand the reach of Neuralink’s chip technology to more patients in the future, the company is optimistic about further testing and eventual widespread adoption. Expect regular updates on X as Neuralink continues to push the boundaries of possibility with its brain chip implants.