I’ve played golf with a guy who says the next generation of computers will be organic,
he was some important guy of technology firm in Silicon Valley. Here’s something that’s
very similar to that. Also see wikipedia’s organic computing.
Researchers at the University of Washington have unveiled a “brain-controlled” robot — basically uses “an electrode cap (a non-invasive tool generating a noisy signal), mental powers commanded the robot to walk to a block, pick it up, and set it down in a designated area.”