Hearingaid

06.23.15
One day, you'll fine-tune hearing aids yourself
06.23.15

One day, you'll fine-tune hearing aids yourself

Hearing aids are supposed to help you resume a normal life, but they sometimes make things worse -...

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12.14.14
Spiders are the key to ultra-sensitive wearable devices
12.14.14

Spiders are the key to ultra-sensitive wearable devices

Spiders might creep you out, but don't dismiss them too quickly -- they may well be the ticket to...

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12.03.14
Hacked hearing aids produce stellar ambient tunes from WiFi signals
12.03.14

Hacked hearing aids produce stellar ambient tunes from WiFi signals

What if we could hear the numerous invisible data frequencies that swirl around us every day? That...

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10.28.14
High-tech hearing aids make autotune sound even worse
10.28.14

High-tech hearing aids make autotune sound even worse

You'd think the more modern, high-tech hearing aids would be better at everything than their older...

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05.06.14
Your smartphone may soon double as a hearing aid, thanks to Mimi
05.06.14

Your smartphone may soon double as a hearing aid, thanks to Mimi

Let's face it: we live in a noisy world. If we're not sitting on loud trains or traipsing past con...

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01.06.13
Siemens' waterproof Aquaris hearing aid means rain doesn't need to stop play, we go ears on
01.06.13

Siemens' waterproof Aquaris hearing aid means rain doesn't need to stop play, we go ears on

Being deaf or hearing impaired may present technological challenges, especially if you are fond of...

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08.23.12
Apple seeks patent for hearing aids that deliver speech at an even keel
08.23.12

Apple seeks patent for hearing aids that deliver speech at an even keel

Although they're called hearing aids, they can sometimes be as much of a hindrance as a help. Catc...

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07.19.12
Pair of Apple patent applications set the stage for hearing aid-based social network
07.19.12

Pair of Apple patent applications set the stage for hearing aid-based social network

If ever there were a purgatory for ideas, it'd be the USPTO's patent application database. That la...

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05.01.12
Accelerometer mic could change the way we look at cochlear implants
05.01.12

Accelerometer mic could change the way we look at cochlear implants

Hearing aids aren't the most discreet cybernetic creations, because the need for a clog-free micro...

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