Ready for your life to be more like a dystopian sci-fi novel in all the worst ways? Well, science doesn't care if you're ready. Brainwave scanning consumer electronics designed for gaming can be hacked to read other brainwaves
, potentially revealing your secrets by pulling them directly from your brain. Researchers have already modified the brain-computer interface (BCI) devices -- like the EPOC, pictured above -- to poke around in brainwaves that signify recognition
, letting them know when you recognize a face, number, or address, even if you're telling them you don't.