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Microsoft Seeing AI helps blind users feel images

AI
Published on 03/13/2019 @ 8 AM EST
Originally offering an audio version of the image, the app now lets users touch to explore. They can tap around an image to hear a description including spatial details. Tech lead Saqib Shaikh says “This new feature enables users to tap their finger to an image on a touch-screen to hear a description of objects within an image and the spatial relationship between them. The app can even describe the physical appearance of people and predict their mood.”
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