There is good news for the visually impaired individuals as their lives might change for the better with the help of a new app known as the “Be My Eyes”. The app seeks the use of the cameras and the genuine guides in order to fulfill their daily activities and chores. It basically connects the blind or the partially visually impaired people with the sighted people who actually help and guide them in finishing their day to day chores like browsing the internet, choosing an outfit, counting money and so many other stuffs in an easy and informal manner.
Life will be lot easier and simpler
With the help of such an app the visually impaired individual won’t take even a minute to pick up the right can from the kitchen shelf, find out the right items to eat or find out the expiry date on the medicines. Such challenged people face a huge difficulty and challenge in performing their house chores. “Be My Eyes” hopes to bring a transformation.
How does the app work?
With the aid of the direct video call the app will offer the blind people the amazing opportunity to seek the volunteer’s help for the usual tasks that needs the normal vision. In simple words, the blind person lends the eyes of the helper via the smart phone. The sighted volunteer sees and describes that the blind individual is showing the helper by video recording or filming with the smart phone camera.