A new system can automatically retouch images in the style of a professional photographer. It can run on a cellphone and display retouched images in real-time. | MIT/Google

This Smartphone Technology Can Beautify Your Photos in Milliseconds

A team of researchers from MIT and Google have teamed up to design a method for giving smartphone users high-resolution images quickly and without using up precious energy.

Published On 08/04/2017
2:18 PM EDT
S S martphone makers like Apple and Samsung know very well that one of the main things people use their phones for these days is snapping pictures. Recent polls suggest 60 percent of smartphone owners use their device to shoot images at least once a week, and camera quality is the third-most important factor people consider when deciding which phone to buy, ahead of even battery life.