The article published in The Economist, under the title “Thought experiments”, describes the state of the art in brain computer interfaces. It points out the developments achieved so far as well as the main challenges and prospects of BCIs. In this article the work of Dr. Hannah Maslen is mentioned as an example of crucial reflections on the ethical implications of novel neurothechnologies. The importance of protecting the ownership of neural data makes it imperative that patients implanted with neural speech prosthesis have a dependable mechanism for separating out what they want to say from what they think.
The work of Dr. Hannah Maslen is highlighted in the article “Thought experiments” published in The Economist