A still from the video uploaded by Elon Musk’s Neuralink start-up showing a macaque monkey named ‘Pager’ playing the video game Pong using its mind. Photo: YouTube
A still from the video uploaded by Elon Musk’s Neuralink start-up showing a macaque monkey named ‘Pager’ playing the video game Pong using its mind. Photo: YouTube
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Monkey plays video game with its mind using Elon Musk’s Neuralink technology

  • The start-up uploaded a video showing a macaque monkey named ‘Pager’ playing the video game Pong using thought alone
  • Musk has long contended that merging minds with machines is vital if people are going to avoid being outpaced by artificial intelligence

A still from the video uploaded by Elon Musk’s Neuralink start-up showing a macaque monkey named ‘Pager’ playing the video game Pong using its mind. Photo: YouTube
A still from the video uploaded by Elon Musk’s Neuralink start-up showing a macaque monkey named ‘Pager’ playing the video game Pong using its mind. Photo: YouTube
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