brainwave brainwave

Definition(s):

  1. (n) (neurophysiology) rapid fluctuations of voltage between parts of the cerebral cortex that are detectable with an electroencephalograph
  2. (n) the clear (and often sudden) understanding of a complex situation

Usage(s):

  • Toy maker Uncle Milton has introduced Force Trainer, a game that uses NeuroSky's brainwave-controlled gaming technology.

News

  • Melon: Headband and Mobile App to Track your Focus 24 Hours Left on Kickstarter

    Melon is a stylish headband and mobile app duo that wirelessly tracks brainwave activity and helps users improve their focus in relation to their activity, environment, and mood. (PRWeb June 12, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10817695.htm
    on June 12, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. Swank says, "This is my Aloe C, which I dissolve in water. Here's my flax. This one's for my immune system, and this one is my BrainWave -- it's great, like if I have a lot of lines to memorize. I just took my most important ones, which are my Oz...
    on Aug 30, 2006 By: Hilary Swank Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  2. "The adaptation of 'Stepmom' is ready for release in October, but we haven't titled it yet. We are hoping we have a brainwave of a title soon," said Karan.
    on Jun 10, 2010 By: Karan Johar Source: Thaindian.com

  3. "I wanted to write a musical and it was like a brainwave when I thought 'Why not make it about Acorn Antiques?'" said Wood, speaking at a press conference at the Theatre Royal in London yesterday. "It was a way of writing a musical. I didn't...
    on Dec 2, 2004 By: Victoria Wood Source: guardian.co.uk

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