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Google Lookout: App reads grocery labels for blind people

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12 August 2020

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Google’s AI can now identify food in the supermarket, in a move designed to help the visually impaired.

It is part of Google’s Lookout app, which aims to help those with low or no vision identify things around them.

A new update has added the ability for a computer voice to say aloud what food it thinks a person is holding based on its visual appearance.

One UK blindness charity welcomed the move, saying it could help boost blind [...]

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