Barbara is a Talking AI Camera #celebratephotography
Barbara is also my Gram who happens to be my hero (she is also 90, an avid gardener and purveyor of snacktreats) so, this project has a lot to live up to ¯\_(ツ)_/¯ Considering this is an 8bitsandabyte project, we’re sure it’s great! From Hackster.io:
AI being the latest buzzword, this project is all about the slightly useless. After finding a neat API that captions images and an old camera, the goals is set: A camera that captions what it sees!
Eink, E-paper, Think Ink – Collin shares six segments pondering the unusual low-power display technology that somehow still seems a bit sci-fi – http://adafruit.com/thinkink
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