Summary: Features in pictures are recognised automatically and described audibly via software. This should be especially helpful to blind users. The database is currently fed by around one hundred elements, and operates by identifying the frequency with which certain features appear. Currently the program works only in English and on Apple devices.

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Author: SN, APA

Original Title: Facebook liest Bildinhalte für Blinde vor

Language of Article: German

Publishing date: 2016, April 6