Third Eye: A Shopping Assistant for the Visually Impaired

Peter A. Zientara, Sooyeon Lee, Gus H. Smith, Rorry Brenner, Laurent Itti, Mary B. Rosson, John M. Carroll, Kevin M. Irick, Vijaykrishnan Narayanan

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Through a combination of wearable cameras, hardware accelerators, and algorithms, a vision-based automatic shopping assistant allows users with limited or no sight to select products from grocery shelves.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Number of pages9
Specialist publicationComputer
StatePublished - Feb 2017


All Science Journal Classification (ASJC) codes

  • Computer Science(all)

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Zientara, P. A., Lee, S., Smith, G. H., Brenner, R., Itti, L., Rosson, M. B., Carroll, J. M., Irick, K. M., & Narayanan, V. (2017). Third Eye: A Shopping Assistant for the Visually Impaired. Computer, 50(2), 16-24.