X

This website uses cookies.

This website uses cookies to improve user experience. By using our website you consent to all cookies in accordance with our Cookie Policy.

I agree
Learn More
Great Geek Gifts in the Technabob Shop!Get Technabob Daily: Join our Mailing List! | Follow Us: Facebook | Twitter
Awesomer Media Sites: THE AWESOMER | MIGHTYMEGA | 95OCTANE
Follow Us:
Cool Gadgets, Gizmos, Games and Geek Stuff on Technabob

Mico Headphones Picks Your Brain and Plays Music Based on Your Mood

by Hazel Chua
Advertisement

Sometimes, songs can speak to you in ways that no mere words ever could. Whether you’re happy, sad, melancholic, in love, or broken-hearted, chances are you’ll find a someone who’s already singing a song about it.

Of course, you’d have to create different playlists and fill them with songs that will satisfy each of your moods. Or you can just put the Mico headphones over your head and let it do your work for you.

mico_brainwave_headphones

Mico is a pair of “mind-reading” (aka biofeedback) headphones that is controlled by your brain waves. It was shown off at South By Southwest, where people got a chance to put it over their heads and have it play songs based on their mood – without them having to choose the song themselves. The headphones work with a custom music app that searches through its library of 100 tracks to play a song that’ll match your current state of mind.

According to its creator, Neurowear:

Mico frees the user from having to select songs and artists and allows users to encounter new music just by wearing the device. The device detects brainwaves through the sensor on your forehead. Our app then automatically plays music that fits your mood.

No release dates have been specified yet, although Neurowear says that Mico is coming “in the neat future.”

[via Dvice]

Deals in The Technabob Shop



More from Awesomer Media...

Bacon and Eggs Pool Floats

Bacon and Eggs Pool Floats

Genesis I Polypatch

Genesis I Polypatch

FIAT Outs Refreshed 500L for 2018

FIAT Outs Refreshed 500L for 2018

2018 Volkswagen up! GTI Is a Cute Little Brute

2018 Volkswagen up! GTI Is a Cute Little Brute

Mezco Toyz One:12 Collective Dr. Strange Action Figure

Mezco Toyz One:12 Collective Dr. Strange Action Figure

Fallout Nuka Checkers Set

Fallout Nuka Checkers Set

Advertisement