CEO Peter Ford and NeuroSwitch user Michael Phillips, who has spinal muscular atrophy, recently attended the Florida Alliance for Assistive Services and Technology (FAAST) 20th anniversary event. In the photo below, Michael Phillips is controlling a virtual jet fighter, engaging and downing other aircraft, with a single NeuroSwitch control site on his forehead.
January 19, 2015
December 1, 2014
This week, James and Peter discussed the NeuroSwitch and ALS patients with reporter Ann Thompson on WVXU, Cincinnati’s NPR affiliate. The Control Bionics offices are located in Milford, near Cincinnati, so we were excited to share our work and the history of the NeuroSwitch with a local radio audience. Listen to our interview to hear […]
September 24, 2012
“Today I just drove around the factory, navigating between tables and pillars, and other robots. I tried taking the tight spaces on purpose, just for kicks. I got a tour of the factory from a fellow named Bill. I followed him around, hearing about different projects, got to meet his lovely wife.” – Michael Phillips […]