Microsoft soundscape is at the cutting edge of accessibility technology. The fascinating AI invention allows for 3D audio maps of surroundings, helping those with visual impairments navigate their surroundings. Soundscape takes the map on your phone and plays it around you in three dimensional sound. For example, a sighted person could look at the map and see there’s a shoe store near them. With this app, someone with a visual impairment can listen, and the app will say there’s a shoe store from the direction of the store. Watch how it works here.
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