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Filed Under: ai, artificial intelligence, biometrics, blind, camera, facial recognition, internet of things, iot, iris recognition, iris scanner, sensors, visually impaired

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    Anonymous Coward, 3 Jun 2015 @ 6:10pm

    >it's not clear if anyone with a visual impairment would actually want to use a fancy digital cane regularly

    That brings up an interesting point. The disabled don't really have much choice in software or methods to protect your privacy. Just think of how much harder to use the tools you rely on would be if you were visually impaired.

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