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Engineers At MIT Have Made A Huge Breakthrough For The Blind. This Machine Is Incredible.

Engineers At MIT Have Made A Huge Breakthrough For The Blind. This Machine Is Incredible.

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Braille has been an effective tool to help those who are blind read; however, it's understandably difficult when they're tasked with reading something that isn't converted to that format. Fortunately for those with impaired vision, engineers have developed this wonderful machine that will hopefully change the way they experience the world around them. Introducing The FingerReader: MIT Media Lab's FingerReader is an impressive machine. MIT Media Lab It's a 3D-printed device that uses the attached camera to recognize and read text for the user. MIT Media Lab The device accomplishes this through complicated image processing. ...