In this podcast, Robert and Allison Speak with Akash Khanolkar. Akash is a junior Information Systems major at Carnegie Mellon University. He is developing an iPhone app called CrowdViz which will allow people who are blind to connect with sighted volunteers for assistance. The app connects people using Apple’s streaming video service called FaceTime.
Akash describes his vision of how the service will work. We discuss several use cases for such a service.
For more information, and to provide Akash with feedback, take a look at the
We invite you to
us with your comments and questions as well.
We are excited about the possibilities for this innovative project and wish Akash and his partners all the best.