cowtamer writes: CNN has a writeup on a method of treating depression with implanted electrodes. If this works, we may be seeing a lot more of this type of technology in the future. While I haven't looked into any of the academic literature on this, it seems that yet another Larry Niven Prediction has come true!
"Today's robots are very primitive, capable of understanding only a few
simple instructions such as 'go left', 'go right', and 'build car'."