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Researchers Are Making Memes Accessible to the Blind

If you’re visually impaired, most internet memes are inaccessible. That needs to change.

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For the 1 million Americans who are legally blind, an increasingly large part of the internet is cut off to them.

Scroll through Twitter, Instagram, Facebook, or TikTok and you’ll find them littered with…




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