Think Better.
Feel Better.

Musings on living well.

Before, During, and After Using Muse

We are frequently asked “What does Muse ‘do’?” and “what can I expect when using Muse?” Jay Vidyarthi, User Experience Lead for  Muse, explains what to expect before, during and after using Muse: the brain sensing headband with our Calm app.

This Valentine’s Day, We’re Giving the brain its rightful place in the spotlight; Share the Love & WIN

Valentine’s Day is a time when we think of sharing what’s in our heart with that special someone. But have you ever stopped to think about where all of those wonderfully mushy, feelings *really* come from?

We at Muse are giving the brain its rightful place in the Valentine’s Day spotlight. That’s right, “love” originates in the brain, not the heart – and we’ve got the infographic to prove it. Check it out to learn more about what’s going on in your *brain* when your heart is racing and your knees are going weak. Read more

The Evolution of Brain Sensing Technology

Dr Graeme Moffat (PhD Neuroscience, former editor, Frontiers in Neuroscience) draws from his work in neuroscience to explain the history of brain sensing technology and how Muse breaks barriers in size, cost, power, comfort, and software.

Muse staff share their tips for living happy and healthy

It’s a new year, and like so many others, the Muse staff have resolved to make choices that promote a sense of well-being – on the inside and out. We’re a conscious bunch who Muse to keep our brains fit, but also try to keep our bodies in tip top shape as well. We wanted to share some of our fitness tips that you can pair with Muse to create your own mind and body fitness routine.
Read more

What If My Thoughts Won’t Stop Racing?

Occasionally, Musers tell us that they can’t stop their thoughts from racing. Michael Apollo is back to offer a few suggestions that might help settle your wandering mind.

3 Hack-tacular Muse Modifications

We’re back from CES! What an awesome experience. Thanks to everyone who came out to the booth – the response was AMAZING.

So, Muse has already reached thousands of people since its retail launch last July. (Pretty awesome, no? Yes!) And certain people are going beyond training their brain. Talented developers and hackers have taken a shine to creating their own apps, experiences, and products using our SDK. These early adopters have already released some creatively cool ideas and alternative ways to Muse.

So, without further ado, here is a sampling of 3 hack-tacular Muse modifications: Read more

How Muse Helps You

Trevor Coleman – co-founder and CPO behind Muse – and Jay Vidyarthi – user experience and interaction designer – explain how training your ability to pay attention and avoid distraction with Muse is just like physical exercise for the mind.

Muse and Improved at CES 2015

If any of our Vegas-based (or from anywhere, really) Musers are reading this, we’d like to let you know that Muse: the brain sensing headband is once again participating in the 2015 International CES, currently underway in Las Vegas, Nevada. During the four-day event, CES attendees will get to meet the team, demo a major update to the Muse application, and get an exclusive preview of some new and exciting features due out this year.

2014 was a stellar year for Muse, with over 15,000 units sold since its retail launch in August. (Christmas was a record day for Musing with over 1,400 sessions completed as people gave – and received – the gift of a better brain). We are excited to continue the momentum, and our appearance at CES is sure to set those wheels in motion.

Read more