First Human Neuralink Brain Chip Recipient Controls Computer Mouse By Thinking, Musk Claims

February 20, 2024

The first human recipient of Neuralink’s controversial brain implant has reportedly reached a new milestone, successfully operating a computer mouse cursor using only their thoughts. Advertisement Advertisement“Progress is good, and the patient seems to have made a full recovery, with neural effects that we are aware of. Patient is able to move a mouse around the screen by just thinking,” Musk reportedly said. The update comes less than a month after it was announced that the first human had received a Neuralink implant. “My assumption would be that the FDA and Neuralink are following the playbook to a certain extent,” Denison said.