Seeing AI app – Product Channel

1 year ago
Product Channel gives audio beeps to help locate barcodes and then scans them to identify products. Seeing AI is a free app that narrates the world around you. Designed for the blind and low vision community, this ongoing research project harnesses the power of AI to open up the visual world and describe nearby people, […]

Episode 422: Daniel Rings and Michael Donner on Hacking with Alexa and Oxford

2 years ago
At the SpartaHack hackathon in East Lansing, MI, students Daniel Rings and Michael Donner created StoryTime – an application that converts pictures of text into words; then reads that text aloud in response to voice commands. It combines an iPhone app, Project Oxford, an Amazon Echo and the Alexa service, and a Firebase database. Daniel and […]

Microsoft DevRadio: Microsoft OCR Library – Enabling Windows apps to Recognize Text in Images

4 years ago
Jerry Nixon welcomes Ivan Stojiljkovic and Jelena Mojasevic from the Microsoft offices in Serbia as they discuss the new features and capabilities found in the Microsoft OCR Library for Windows Runtime. Tune in for this highly informative session where they show us how you can use the OCR Library to extract text from images In […]