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HandSight Featured in PC Magazine


Lee Stearns
Published Nov 14, 2016
HandSight

The HandSight project was recently featured in PC Magazine. The article described our work in using a finger-mounted camera to read printed text.

Quote:
A group of scientists at the University of Maryland have come up with a novel solution to the problem of allowing the visually impaired to read.

The team, led by assistant professor of computer science Jon Froehlich, developed a device that allows blind people to read text without the aid of braille, which isn't always available.

Read more at pcmag.com:
PC Magazine: Fingertip Camera Reads to the Blind