Hey, goods looker

We’ve been talking for a while about how people with visual or cognitive disabilities could use mobile phone cameras to identify or interpret objects.  Now it’s here, or near.  iVisit can either call up a service to describe an object to you, or use a pre-programmed database of images to identify currency, packaged goods, body parts, etc. and speak it out synthetically.

Camera Phones to Interpret Visible World for Blind – Medgadget – www.medgadget.com

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