My team BlindSpotAI, a Deep Learning Object Recogizer App, competed at the StartUp Weekend in Google Dublin sponsored by Bank of Ireland.
We use AI to help blind & visually-impaired people find objects using voice-activated phone scanning. This technology can be used offline and has been developed for Android using Tensorflow pre-trained models.
It was a superb experience! We took home the Special Mention award, check our demo out!
Blind Spot - have created a MVP for their app that enables visually impaired people to find items. Big shout out to @markpollock for helping the team validate their idea✨#SWDub @SWDub pic.twitter.com/YPVbZjMdQH— chloe healy (@ChloeHealy14) November 18, 2018
Team @blindspotai 🤖 from @insight_centre & @DublinCityUni took home the Special Mention award at @SWDub in @Google. We use #AI to help blind & visually-impaired people find objects using voice-activated phone scanning 👩💻👨💻👨🔬👩🔬 pic.twitter.com/rkzk75BKug— David Azcona (@dazconap) November 19, 2018