[Cyborg] Melon headband on Kickstarter

Alexandra Glowaski alex.glowaski at gmail.com
Wed May 15 10:54:09 UTC 2013


Well ey, I'm away until mid-June. It can wait a few more months for sure :)
If any of us remember, we should definitely do it!


On Wed, May 15, 2013 at 7:43 AM, Chung-Hay Luk <luk at chunghay.com> wrote:

> Yeah, I'm drawing the same conclusions as you, Mikolaj.
>
> Their headset has 3 electrodes. How many does the Neurosky MindWave have?
> I guess it might not matter since their app seems to rely on a single
> 'focus' value, which can be integrated across any number of electrodes.
>
> The Neurosky MindWave headset (used for Necomimi) can output the raw
> signal, according to the website:
> http://store.neurosky.com/products/mindwave-1 and
> http://developer.neurosky.com/docs/doku.php?id=mindset_data_types. I
> don't own any Neurosky headsets, so I'm curious to know what you find!
>
>
> On Tue, May 14, 2013 at 11:08 AM, Mikolaj Habryn <dichro at rcpt.to> wrote:
>
>> I would sign up for that in a heartbeat, were it not for the fact that
>> I'm not moving back to the Bay Area until the end of the year >_<
>>
>> m.
>>
>> On Tue, May 14, 2013 at 10:31 AM, Alexandra Glowaski
>> <alex.glowaski at gmail.com> wrote:
>> > I don't have an answer for this, but I DO have a pair of Necomimi with
>> one
>> > servo freakin' out. As far as I can tell, the logic is still sound, and
>> it'd
>> > be fun to have a hack day to answer this. I'll be back in a month if you
>> > wanna try!
>> >
>> > - merlin
>> >
>> >
>> > On Tue, May 14, 2013 at 3:11 PM, Mikolaj Habryn <dichro at rcpt.to> wrote:
>> >>
>> >> The app looks pretty interesting, but the hardware is nothing new,
>> >> right? I wonder if their software will work with the existing Neurosky
>> >> headsets (can a Necomimi supply raw data?).
>> >>
>> >> m.
>> >>
>> >> On Tue, May 14, 2013 at 8:20 AM, Chung-Hay Luk <luk at chunghay.com>
>> wrote:
>> >> > Hi all,
>> >> >
>> >> >   The Melon headband (formerly known as Axio) is now on $79 early
>> bird
>> >> > special:
>> >> >
>> >> >
>> http://www.kickstarter.com/projects/806146824/melon-a-headband-and-mobile-app-to-measure-your-fo
>> .
>> >> >
>> >> >   It supposedly uses Neurosky's sensor and signal processing
>> algorithms,
>> >> > and
>> >> > claims to be wearable even when you're active. The app maps your
>> focus
>> >> > level
>> >> > to folding origami creatures. Plus they say you get the raw signal
>> from
>> >> > the
>> >> > app.
>> >> >
>> >> > Smiles,
>> >> >   Chung-Hay
>> >> >
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