According to Melanie Kneisel, a Software Engineer at Microsoft Research, one of the major features in Soundscape is a feature they refer to as automatic callouts. As a person approaches identifiable places and things like businesses, bus stops, and intersections, Soundscape will call out the name of the place or thing from the direction they are located. If you are walking towards a Starbucks that is on your right, you will hear a voice saying Starbucks in your right ear to orient you in that...

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