This technology could help the seeing-impaired go for a run on their own

Google Research engineers are full of ideas; one of their latest aims to make it possible for blind people to play sports and run outside safely. In partnership with the CEO of an American guide dog-training school, they are working on an ambitious project, called Guideline, which consists of guiding visually impaired people using the camera on their smartphone. The Guideline project uses machine learning and requires a smartphone, headphones and a guideline painted on the ground in order to enable a user to follow a fixed itinerary.For this to function, a yellow line has to be pre-painted on …

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HEDGE accordingly