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Backpack AI system helps the visually-impaired navigate safely

A backpack AI system and cameras (not pictured) could help visually-impaired people safely navigate streets

Autonomous vehicles and robots use elaborate suites of sensors and cameras to make sense of their surroundings – but visually-impaired people still get by with canes and guide dogs. Now, engineers have developed a voice-activated wearable system that can track obstacles in real-time and describe a person’s surroundings.

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Category: Wearables, Technology

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