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Cell phone signal direct interface

by Critical Commons Manager

When drugs cause Scarlett Johansson's brain to have increased cognitive capacity, she acquires the ability not only to see but to interact gesturally with data transmissions from cell phones. The ability to directly access data signals is also possessed by an autistic teenager in the TV show Alphas. The idea that the human brain has the latent ability to see and understand digital content that is encoded and transmitted by electronic devices suggests a persistent desire for continuity between organic and technological brains.

Visualizing cell phone signals in Lucy

As Scarlett Johansson increases her cognitive abilities she is able to "see" electromagnetic data transmission

from Lucy (2014)
Creator: Luc Besson
Distributor: Canal+
Posted by Critical Commons Manager