Are You Low Vision? Get Description-on-Demand using Microsoft's Seeing AI Project

This free iPhone app from Microsoft narrates the world around you. Designed for the low vision community, this research project harnesses the power of AI to describe people, text and objects. 

Specific features include: Short Text - Speaks text as soon as it appears in front of the camera; Documents - Provides audio guidance to capture a printed page, and recognizes the text, along with its original formatting; Products - Gives audio beeps to help locate barcodes and then scans them to identify products; Person - Recognizes friends and describes people around you, including their emotions; Scene - An experimental feature to describe the scene around you; Currency - Identify currency bills when paying with cash; Light - Generate an audible tone corresponding to the brightness in your surroundings; Color - Describes the perceived color; and Handwriting - Reads handwritten text. 

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