CNET, a leading high-tech product review publication, had high praise for Aira smart glasses at CES 2017 in their ability to efficiently connect blind and visually impaired users to Aira´s network of agents for assistance in a wide range of everyday activities.
Aira Explorer Candice Jordan Discusses Power of Aira´s Smart Glass Technology During Radio Interview
Candice Jordan, Aira Explorer and certified rehabilitation counselor, was interviewed by the AT Junkie radio show recently in which she talked avidly about how Aira´s smart glass technology is redefining freedom for her and other blind and visually impaired people. Listen to the podcast!
Aira Rated ´Best New Technology´ at CES 2017 by PC Magazine
From among the impressive number of technologies on display at CES 2017, PC Magazine selected Aira as one of the 23 innovations that mattered the most, plus naming Aira as ¨Best New Technology.¨ In a related development, Engadget web magazine nominated Aira as a finalist for its ¨Best of CES 2017¨ Awards (Timeline, Jan. 6).
Aira Named Among Finalists for Engadget Magazine´s ´Best of CES 2017´ Awards
As a testament to its technological innovation, Aira was selected by Engadget as among the finalists for Engadget´s Best of CES 2017 Awards. Aira was nominated in the categories of ¨Best Accessibility Tech¨ and ¨Best Startup.¨ Aira was also chosen by PC Magazine as ¨Best New Technology¨at CES (See Timeline, Jan.7).
Engadget Features Aira´s Capability to Help Blind and Visually Impaired People Navigate Their World
At CES 2017, technology web magazine Engadget was one of many media and other attendees who were intrigued by Aira´s use of smart phone and smart glass technology to help blind and visually impaired people navigate their world.
CONNECT Selects Aira as a Recipient of Most Innovative New Products Awards for 2016
Aira has been named a winner of CONNECT’s prestigious Most Innovative New Products (MIP) Awards, being selected out of 111 product nominations and 30 finalists in the region. Through the Awards, CONNECT, a premier San Diego innovation company accelerator, honors the latest groundbreaking products from San Diego high-tech companies that are changing the world!