Let’s discuss today a fascinating patent assigned to Microsoft back in 2015. (As mentioned, we are featuring a foundational Pervasive Neurotech patent a day, from older to newer by issue date)
U.S. Patent No. 6,842,877: Contextual responses based on automated learning techniques.
- Assignee(s): Microsoft Corporation
- Inventor(s): James O. Robarts Eric L. Matteson
- Technology Category: Neurocognitive Training
- Issue Date: January 11, 2005
The ‘877 patent discloses wearable devices that incorporate techniques for user-feedback loops to automatically improve a system’s response, for example when the computing system identifies user’s needs and preferences through the use of sensing components, in a variety of environmental contexts. [Read more…] about How Microsoft anticipated wearables, machine learning and cognitive enhancement: Key Neurotech Patent #18