March 24, 2010

Real-time object, OCR, landmark & tag recognition for your phone

One more step closer to Cyberdyne Industries, Skynet and red-eyed robots with Austrian accents.

Besides the obvious benefits for the visually impaired, I think this could also be a cool add-on for GPS systems. Imagine a camera in the dash of your car with this technology that works in conjunction with your GPS... "Turn left after the Dunkin Donuts billboard... mmm donuts"