Eyeluminati

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Eyeluminati is a technology company based in Washington DC which developed from a project led [1] by Roopam Sharma and Neeraj Saini [2] They entered for the Microsoft Imagine Cup 2015 and won the innovation category with the Manovue project. This is an intelligent personal assistant in the form of a glove for the visually impaired[3] which reads printed or digital text aloud. It also helps people to move around and to use computer technology. [4] It went on to win the World Health Summit Startup Award 2018.[5] They also won the Cognitive Computing & Internet of Things in the fourth season of Yahoo Accenture Innovation Jockeys in 2015.[6]

It has been suggested that the Manovue eliminates the need for Braille. It combines vision intelligence and the internet of things.[7]

References[edit]

  1. ^ Roopam Sharma-led Eyeluminati Wins Startup Track Award at World Health Summit India West Retrieved 2018-11-28
  2. ^ Eyeluminati's Co-Founders Neeraj Saini and Roopam Sharma Finalist of MIT GSW World Finals Facebook Retrieved 2016-03-02
  3. ^ Glove that helps visually impaired to read printed text Dainik Bhaskar Retrieved 2016-08-08
  4. ^ "Young Indian scientist won World Health Summit Startup award in Berlin". United News of India. 4 November 2018. Retrieved 27 November 2018.
  5. ^ "Startup Track 2018". World Health Summit. 15 October 2018. Retrieved 27 November 2018.
  6. ^ "Accenture and Yahoo announce winners of Innovation Jockeys". Economic Times. 17 November 2015. Retrieved 27 November 2018.
  7. ^ "23-YO Indian Scientist's Brilliant Innovation Can Eliminate the Need for Braille!". The Better India. 30 October 2018. Retrieved 27 November 2018.