Science fiction fans who have dreamed of having “the force” are in luck. Two apps–controlled and operated by mental power–are now on sale in the Apple App Store from app developer MindGames in Iceland, reports the Los Angeles Times. The technology works using headsets that read brain waves and are essentially simplified and portable versions of electroencephalograph–or EEG–machines used in hospitals for decades to record brain activity…

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Meris Stansbury is the Editorial Director for both eSchool News and eCampus News, and was formerly the Managing Editor of eCampus News. Before working at eSchool Media, Meris worked as an assistant editor for The World and I, an online curriculum publication. She graduated from Kenyon College in 2006 with a BA in English, and enjoys spending way too much time either reading or cooking.