Automatic descriptions for photos on Facebook and Instagram will become more detailed

Automatic descriptions for photos on Facebook and Instagram will become more detailed

Every image on Facebook and Instagram is complemented by an AI-generated caption. Alt text is a metadata field describing the image on the web page. For example, “a man stands near the forest with a horse,” “a dog in a boat.” Such descriptions help people with poor eyesight to understand …

Instagram launches object recognition in photos to create descriptions for visually impaired users

Instagram launches object recognition in photos to create descriptions for visually impaired users

Instagram is launching two innovations that will make it easier for users with visual impairments to use Instagram. According to the social network, they have more than 285 million users who have visual impairments and for whom new features will make it easier to use the platform. First of all, …

Instagram is testing Shopping Tags in post descriptions

Instagram is testing Shopping Tags in post descriptions

Instagram is focusing on e-commerce development and is testing a range of new in-app shopping tools. We recently announced the launch of Stores and is now expanding the use of trade tags. Some Instagram accounts now have the ability to add product tags to the post text. The trade mark …