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MedGadget | Brain-Computer Interfaces at Home: Interview with Dr. Solzbacher of Blackrock Neurotech

By Conn Hastings Blackrock Neurotech, a medtech company based in Salt Lake City, has pioneered an array of brain-computer interface technologies. Medgadget last spoke with Blackrock Neurotech a year ago about their thought-to-text brain computer interface, but since the company signed an agreement with a research institution to develop portable brain computer interface (BCI) systems.…


Press Release | Nathan A. Smith Named Chief Financial Officer of Blackrock Neurotech

Financial Executive Adds Expertise in Strategic Capital Deployment and Investor Relations to Leadership Team of Pioneering Neurotechnology Company SALT LAKE CITY, July 6, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Blackrock Neurotech, a global leader in brain-computer interface (BCI) technology, today announced that Nathan A. Smith has joined the company as Chief Financial Officer. Smith comes to the company…


Press Release | Record Set for Implantable Brain Tech: Blackrock Neurotech Celebrates 30,000 Patient Days

Blackrock Neurotech’s powerful brain-computer interface technology gives people with paralysis and neurological disorders the ability to perform life-changing tasks and increase independence SALT LAKE CITY, June 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Blackrock Neurotech, the leader in brain-computer interface (BCI) technology, has announced a record-breaking milestone–30,000 days of in-patient BCI research, roughly 20 times longer than any…


Press Release | Blackrock Neurotech and University of Pittsburgh to Expand Reach of Brain-Computer Interface Trials with In-Home System

A compact, remote BCI system will enable expansion of in-home study sessions, extending the geographic reach and number of individuals that can participate in BCI research. SALT LAKE CITY, June 21, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Brain-computer interface (BCI) trials may soon be more accessible to a greater population of candidates living with paralysis, per a new…


Technology Networks | The Software Advances Powering the Next Generation of Brain Implants

By: Ruairi Mckenzie Blackrock Neurotech, a leader in brain-computer interface (BCI) device design, recently has announced a collaboration with Venice, CA-based software developer AE Studio. Blackrock’s MoveAgain BCI was recently granted breakthrough device designation by the Food and Drug Administration (FDA). AE Studio will bring their expertise to the software powering MoveAgain, enhancing the system’s…


Press Release | Jeff C. Jensen Named Chief Technology Officer of Blackrock Neurotech

Deep Technologist Brings Innovative, Agile Approach to BCI Commercialization SALT LAKE CITY, June 1, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Blackrock Neurotech, a global leader in brain-computer interface (BCI) technology, today announced that deep technologist Jeff C. Jensen has joined the company as its first Chief Technology Officer. Jensen, a computer scientist, roboticist, and electrical engineer with expertise…


Press Release | Blackrock Neurotech Collaborates with AE Studio to Advance Training and Calibration in the First Commercial BCI Platform, MoveAgain

Collaboration will develop improved machine learning models and algorithms to improve user experience for paralyzed patients. SALT LAKE CITY, May 26, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — Blackrock Neurotech, a leader in brain-computer interface (BCI) technology, announced today a collaboration with AE Studio, a group of world-class data scientists, developers, and designers who specialize in launching products that increase…