Breaking News: Aira Everywhere! Aira for the Desktop, Aira on the BlindShell Accessible Cell Phone Classic 2, Aira on the ARX Headset and Aira on the Envision Glasses! Oh, the Possibilities are Coming!


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Aira Director of Communications, Jenine Stanley, joined Jeff Thompson in the Blind Abilities Studio and hits us up with some news breaking announcements.

Aira Everywhere starts out with Aira for the Desktop. Now Aira will be available on the Mac, PC and on the iPad as a web based app where you can be hands free and use Team Viewer, Google Remote and much more. This will be open to a limited Public Beta at the end of July and you can sign up now on the web at Be part of the Aira Beta Team and help break down barriers to access together.

Aira on ArxHeadset:

With a camera and bone-conduction speakers, the ArxHeadset will now have Aira loaded up and ready to explore. Look for this around the end of July.

The BlindShell Classic 2 Accessible Cell Phone:

A limited beta will be out at the end of July and soon Aira will be an option on the BlindShell Classic 2 Accessible Cell Phone.

Aira on the Envision Glasses:

Hands free and this may become a reality later this summer around August. Talks are on-going and Aira wants your exploring to be the best it can be so stay tuned on the web at

Be sure to check out Aira on the web at and stay up to date with all the breaking news, products and services . And, if you want to be part of the Limited Public Beta Team, sign up at

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