Starkey Hearing Technologies pairs with the Tunity app so users can scan and stream live TV audio directly to hearing aids.
Twitter hashtags have overnight become the most effective harbingers of social change. From shouting your abortion from the rooftops loud enough to shatter the hearing aids of lawmakers who still think a hashtag is a pound key on a rotary phone, to standing in solidarity with Ahmed, a victim of racial profiling who actually kind…
I went into the Nuheara demo not knowing what to expect. Not in the sense of, “How good will these be?” so much as, “I’m not exactly sure what these things do.” Like, are they headphones? Are they hearing aids? The answer, interestingly enough, is a little bit of both. The IQbuds are, ostensibly, Bluetooth earbuds. That they’re completely wireless is enough… Read More
Should children be fitted for hearing aids and taught to speak, or should they use sign language? Or a combination of both?
IRS Chief John Koskinen will not appear before the House Judiciary Committee Tuesday to defend himself against charges that he defied a subpoena from Congress as it investigated the treatment of conservative groups and should be ousted from office. Aides to the embattled tax collector on Monday said he has not had adequate time to prepare […]
With the proliferation of connected devices, comes the fear that our home and work environments will eventually become hopelessly entangled with endless power and data cables. Enter Energous, a maker of wire-free charging technology, which is moving into providing cordless juice for wearables and hearing aids. Show More Summary
If you have a hearing aid or need better audio accessibility, iPhone and iPad can help. You can pair your hearing aid to your iPhone and iPad to make sure you don't miss any of the sounds or audio. You can also enable subtitles, switch music to mono, and more. Show More Summary
1. Do I really need to see a physician before I am fitted with a hearing aid? Hearing loss can sometimes be the result of a simple medical issue, such as ear wax. It can also be from an unidentified disease, such as hypothyroidism, diabetes, or hypertension. Show More Summary
Episode 21,619 of people who shouldn’t be asked to comment on anything about anything ever again. His name is John Hannah. He’s currently a senior counselor for the right-wing Foundation for Defense of Democracies. On Tuesday, he’s slated...Show More Summary
The White House and congressional Republicans are once again sparring over the Iran nuclear deal, with the House Oversight Committee chairman calling on one of President Obama’s top aides to testify at a hearing about how the administration sold the agreement to the public.
Republican members of the House of Representatives are now asking White House adviser Ben Rhodes to testify on Capitol Hill regarding the Obama administration’s nuclear deal with Iran. In a hearing entitled “White House narratives on the Iran nuclear deal,” Ben Rhodes was asked to speak on Tuesday in front of the House Oversight Committee.... Show More Summary
What's next for the NextEra-Hawaiian Electric deal?; Stakeholders say NextEra 'needs a hearing aid,' not another lobbyist Herman K. Trabish, July 26, 2015 (Utility Dive) click to enlarge Despite Hawaii Governor David Ige’s opposition...Show More Summary
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kerry: My son has autism, severe dysgraphia among other things. He is in a full time sdc in high school and has a1:1 aide/scribe. Son also has no control over gas. Can’t feel it. Only knows when he hears it. Today in math he farted. Scribe told him she wouldn’t scribe if he was going to fart and walked away. Show More Summary
Slide-show: Prevent back pain with good posture Strength training: Get stronger, leaner, healthier Terrible twos: Why are 2-year-olds so difficult? Fat grams: How to track dietary fat Hearing aids: How to choose the right one
Older adults who used a hearing aid performed significantly better on cognitive tests than those who did not use a hearing aid, despite having poorer hearing, new research indicates.
A study conducted by researchers at Columbia University Medical Center found that older adults who used a hearing aid performed significantly better on cognitive tests than those who did not use a hearing aid, despite having poorer hearing.
World Wide Hearing is using cheap tech, market incentives, and crash-course training to help restore hearing in impoverished communities. [[Designers, links to plenty of photos from their work in Guatemala you can include: https://www.dropbox.com/sh/abo9y7zq4ms6w9x/AADmf2_8yNpVVv2G-LpxtMv6a?dl=0]] Read Full Story
Less expensive and widely available devices can assist with hearing, but the hearing aid industry contends these products differ greatly from theirs.
I just heard about a new product that’s on its way for the smart phone generation… https://www.hereplus.me/. Is this the audio equivalent of rose-coloured spectacles? As far as I can tell, they’re hearing aids with a linked smart phone app that lets you tweak the EQ (graphic equaliser) and add FX (effects) to what you’re […]