Sign of the times: AI experts work on avatar for sign language

Experts at the University of Amsterdam are developing a computer programme that can translate into sign language, using the power of artificial intelligence. The project, part of SignLab Amsterdam, aims in the first instance to support parents of deaf children who are learning basic signing or for situations like announcements at airports and railway stations. ‘Over the next five years I’m pretty confident we can provide something that will be useful and hopefully make a big difference,’ said Dr Floris … Continue reading Sign of the times: AI experts work on avatar for sign language