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Microsoft's Seeing AI app helps describe the world to the visually impaired

Microsoft's Seeing AI app helps describe the world to the visually impaired

With the app downloaded, the users can point their phone's camera at a person and it'll say who they are and how they're feeling; they can point it at a product and it'll tell them what it is. This feature will be useful for U.S. currency, as all United States dollar bills are the same size and hard to identify for the visually impaired. Seeing AI is essentially a research project, so it also includes some other experimental features, including a Scene channel that describes photos you ...


Huawei launches KFC Special edition Huawei Enjoy 7 Plus smartphone in China

Huawei launches KFC Special edition Huawei Enjoy 7 Plus smartphone in China

Commemorative Edition laser back carving, pre-installed Kentucky Super APP, with WOW member 10 thousand K gold, but also the first to experience k-music song function. The phone is described as being a bright red Huawei 7 Plus, although that's not a phone we're familiar with. In partnership with Huawei, this week the KFC smartphone launched in China.


Astronomers Just Discovered The Smallest Star Ever Known to Science

Astronomers Just Discovered The Smallest Star Ever Known to Science

An global team of astronomers has discovered the smallest known star (not counting the compact, is actually the dead bodies). The lead author Mr Alexander Boetticher expressed, "Our discovery reveals how small stars can be". In fact, EBLM J0555-57Ab is being compared to TRAPPIST-1, an ultracool dwarf star, recently discovered to be surrounded by at least seven temperate Earth-sized worlds.


'Pokemon GO': Niantic just hinted the arrival of Legendary creatures

'Pokemon GO': Niantic just hinted the arrival of Legendary creatures

Long before the studio introduced the first-year anniversary event of the game, players had already anticipated the possible arrival of the aforementioned Pokemon . Select Unibail-Rodamco shopping centers across the continent will host Pokemon Go Safari Zone events, which will give users the chance to catch rare Pokemon , including ones that players haven't been able to encounter in Europe before.


Boko Haram: Multiple explosions rock Maiduguri

Boko Haram: Multiple explosions rock Maiduguri

Though the police and the military have not spoken on the explosions, the Chairman of the Borno State Emergency Management Agency (SEMA), Satomi Ahmed, said that 11 persons died in the blasts, including the suicide bombers. 'The objective of the bilateral meeting among high-ranking officers of the Nigerian and Cameroonian armies is to discuss how to put an end to the insurgency in our borders.


Apple to set up office in China amid new cyber security law

Apple to set up office in China amid new cyber security law

Apple Inc, the United States tech giant, has chose to open its first Chinese data center in the southwestern province of Guizhou, the company announced Wednesday. Earlier this week, Apple said that it was planning to open a second data centre in Denmark - the first, near Viborg, is due to come online this year - powered by 100 per cent renewable energy.