Japanese Boy with Werdnig Hoffmann Disease is first to use mind to write original messages on a computer

Carl Brahe carl at mctos.com
Thu Sep 4 17:35:41 EST 2003


A 16-year-old boy in Japan with Werdnig Hoffmann Disease is reported
by a Japanese computer magazine to be the first person to write
independently, using his mind to operate a computer.
He is reported to have written a letter to his girl friend asking her
to the prom. He uses a switch called MCTOS (www.mctos.com) to operate
his computer.



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