Our app NameO, is the first kids’ mobile app that translates pictures to words. Children would capture photos of things in their environment to learn their names in Arabic and/or English. NameO targets kids who are interested in learning new words in Arabic and/or English in Arab and Western worlds.
Ayman Al Dirawi is a software engineer and project manager with ten years of experience. He currently heads the software engineering sector at a local bank in Gaza, Palestine. He received his BS (2007) and MS (2013) in computer engineering from the Islamic University of Gaza, Gaza - Palestine.
Dr. Mustafa Jaber is a computer vision engineer where he performs research and development work in the area of deep learning and machine vision. Dr. Jaber received a PhD in imaging science from the Chester F. Carlson Center for Imaging Science at the Rochester Institute of Technology, USA, in 2012.
6,000 USD from UCAS Technology Incubator – Gaza, Palestine to fund the first version of NameO app.
1,000 USD from PICTI - NameO App idea was the first winner of Digital contest – Expotech 2016 [Gaza, Palestine].