This article chronicles how Aira, in its mission to make information immediately available to all, including blind people, is taking cues from Chloe O’Brian of the hit TV series ¨24¨. In the process, Aira is doing something that was impossible a few years ago: using human-assisted AI to power an intelligent platform for the blind.
In Forbes Interview: NFB President Mark Riccobono Touts Aira as Among Key Emerging Technologies for the Blind
Mark Riccobono, President of the National Federation of the Blind (NFB), in a wide-ranging interview with Forbes on the emergence of promising new technologies for the blind and visually impaired, praises Aira as a leading platform that allows blind people ¨to get access to information where they need it and when they need it.¨
Why The National Federation of the Blind Is Partnering With Aira
In a poignant article, Mark Riccobono, President of the NFB –the nation’s largest organization of blind people — tells why his influential group has decided to partner with Aira to further empower blind people to live the life they want. Says Mark: ¨It is very rare to come across a technology such as Aira´s.¨