EOS 1739: Running with a Remote Aira Guide, 09/20/17

Sep 18, 2017

Erich Manser with guide Jess Jakeway
Credit Boston.com

Aira is a service developed to give the blind instant access to information using a smart phone, a video camera, and a remote sighted agent.  Hosts Nancy and Peter Torpey talk with Erich Manser, a blind distance runner and triathlete, and Jess Jakeway, a sighted distance runner who served as Erich’s remote guide using Aira at the 2017 Boston Marathon.