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AI helps the blind & visually impaired

Artificial intelligence (AI) is rapidly producing developments in computer vision and voice recognition. It’s making accessibility features easier for consumers to reach – great news for people with disabilities! The availability of accessibility technology as specialised products has rapidly increased in recent years, and it’s hoped that making these products mainstream will help 285 million

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BMW integrating Amazon’s Alexa in 2018

German car manufacturer BMW announced yesterday that Alexa will be integrated into BMWs and some Minis from mid-2018. A BMW executive stated: “It’s a complete, comprehensive set of internet capabilities that is available inside your vehicle”. Microphones will be fixed in the car for the integration to work and Alexa’s visual display will operate on

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