Artificial intelligence is helping people do extraordinary things. At Microsoft, it's helping blind people see the world around them like never before.
The Seeing AI app uses your smartphone's camera to identify things in your environment — people, objects, and even emotions — to provide important context for what's going on around you.
Take a look.
Meet Saqib Shaikh.
Shaikh lost the use of his eyes when he was just seven years old.
Shortly after, Shaikh was introduced to talking computers at a school for the blind. This inspired him to become a programmer.
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