Facebook is such a deeply ingrained part of our daily lives now, connecting 1.5 billion people worldwide. It's where we consume news — from #relatable listicles to hard-hitting journalism — and stay up-to-date with the goings on of our "friends." And the social media platform doesn't want anyone to be left out.
Which includes the blind and visually impaired. Sure, they can use voiceover software and text-to-speech tools to read what people post to their walls, but there's no way for them to see photos that get uploaded.