Wearable-tech glove translates sign language into speech in real time: The device is inexpensive, flexible and highly durable

ScienceDaily | Jun 29, 2020 at 7:04 PM
  • The device then turns the finger movements into electrical signals, which are sent to a dollar-coin-sized circuit board worn on the wrist.
  • The researchers also added adhesive sensors to testers’ faces — in between their eyebrows and on one side of their mouths — to capture facial expressions that are a part of American Sign Language.
  • In testing the device, the researchers worked with four people who are deaf and use American Sign Language.