Ανάπτυξη εφαρμογής Android για άτομα με προβλήματα όρασης με χρήση του Firebase ML Kit
Development of an Android application for people with vision problems utilizing Firebase ML Kit
This project is a post graduate dissertation of the MSc Advanced Information Systems of the department of Informatics of the University of Piraeus. Purpose of this project is the development of an Android application for blind people which will identify, translate and read the translated text, through Text-To-Speech process. It is a prototype translation tool, which targets specific audience and utilizes in a satisfying way some of the machine learning tools offered by Google. Specifically, the following tools from Firebase Machine Learning (ML) Kit were utilized 1. Text identification 2. Language identification 3. Text translation Additionally, the transformation from text to speech, will be conducted using internal tools from Android SDK, whereas for the languages that are not supported by itself, Google API TTS is being used.