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Translate from text to sign language

Many deaf people are most comfortable communicating in sign language. This feature would translate text to an automatically generated sign language video so that it could be most easily understood by people who are deaf.

Discussion by Disabilities (Benefits & Preferred Behaviors)

Deaf and Hard of Hearing

This feature allows people who are deaf to “read” text in their preferred language of sign language.

Existing Products

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Related Research and Papers

Learn more about differences between deaf and hard of hearing, and the currently used levels of deafness.

Demonstration of translation of english text into sign language with fingerspelling used only as it would be for an experienced interpreter – and display of the signs on screen by a photorealistic avatar.