Be My Eyes- Helping the blind' is an app designed for visually impaired people through which they can request for help from sighted volunteers who will be notified through mobile. If the first volunteer accepts the request, a live audio-video connection will be set up between user and volunteer. Through the video connection from the user's rear-facing camera, the volunteer can assist the user. 'Be My Eyes' has a big volunteer network so volunteers need not worry if they are not available when requested, user will be directed to the next available volunteer in such a case. The user can need any kind of help like from knowing the expiry date on the milk to make sure that their clothes match. All calls are answered mostly within 60 seconds.
Through the video connection from the user's rear-facing camera, the volunteer can assist the user.
It has 1,416,153 volunteers, 82,957 users in more than 150 countries with more than 180 languages.
Whenever the user needs help they will put a request to call the available volunteer.