January 25, 2014, Sochi, Russia
12 SmartGuides — end-user devices for Speaking City system — were given away by system developers to leaders of blind and wheelchair societies in Sochi. 50 more devices were supplied to those who need them by Krasnodar Ministry of Social Development and Family Policy before the Olympic and Paralympic games. 200 more devices are to be used by visually impaired sportsmen in Paralympic teams. The system was approved for being employed around the country by blind society.