Idea Details

Team and Contact Details

SNo Student Name School Degree Year Email
1Muhammad Danish AshrafCEMEUndergraduateFourthshanni3331@gmail.com
2Muhammad Mohsin RazaqCEMEUndergraduateThirdmuhammadmohsinrazaq@gmail.com
3Bakhtawar KhalidCEMEUndergraduateThirdbakhtawarkhalid2015@gmail.com

Inter School Idea ? Yes
Do you need expertises from another area: No
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Idea Details

Idea Name: Finger Reader
Slogan: Everyone has Equal Rights
Startup Domain: Good healh & well-being
Abstract:
    Accessing printed text in a mobile context is a major challenge for the blind. FingerReader, assists blind users with reading printed text on the go.
What is the unmet need in society that your idea will fulfill ?
    Blind people are lacking education due to unavailability of appropriate course material and resources for their education. FingerReader will enable the users to read the printed text in real time.
Who needs it ? How many would benefit ?
   People suffering from mild and full blindness will benefit. 4.7 MILLION people only in Pakistan are suffering from blindness.
How will the solution works
    The FingerReader hardware features tactile feedback via vibration motor, a high-resolution mini video camera. Vibration motors are embedded in the ring to provide tactile feedback on which direction the user should move the camera via distinctive signals. The camera images are converted into text using algorithm of Digital Image Processing and Computer Vision. Using text to speech conversion, this text is made audible to blind person.
Who are your competitors ? How is your solution different
    Intel, Google Glasses, Mobile Accessibility features are our competitors. These devices are expensive and not available in Pakistan. FingerReader will be cheaper and easy to use.
Status: Approved
Entry Date & Time: 2017-12-15 (1629)