Be My Eyes: lend your eyes to the blind with the help of smartphone cameras

 

 

Be My Eyes might be one of the most incredible uses of camera technology and crowdsourcing we’ve ever come across. Created in partnership with iOS development team Robocat, Be My Eyes is an application that connects blind people with volunteer helpers from around the world. Using video chat, the volunteer can help the blind individual with a task that would otherwise be difficult or impossible.

As the video below shows, the process is effortless on behalf of both parties. As a volunteer, you simply download the app and sign up….

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