Facebook (FB) have just launched an artificial intelligence tool for those visually impaired people. This tool is not making the blind see the image on the internet or social media but make them experience the photo on Facebook.
Normally people with impair visually uses the screen readers in their device for reading the text that is present in their timelines any other social media platforms. And this screen reader converts the text into the spoken words do the disabled person can hear and feel sentence. But there was no such technology for them to experience any image in the social media. So to make them realise what is inside the image, they use this smart Artifical Intelligence technology for expressing all the content of the particular details of the image.
The best way to explain any image is dictating the expression of the image and using the AI technology can make the blind feel the image uploaded on Facebook. The Facebook main focus is to connect all type of people no matter what situation thy are on, so using the Facebook now you can easily get the image expressed immediately you type the image.
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