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Phonak Marvel Named “Innovation of the Year” in the 2019 International Business Awards

STAFA, SWITZERLAND — Phonak today announces its Marvel hearing aid solution has won a Gold Stevie Award and was named Innovation of the Year – Consumer Products Industries in the 2019 International Business Awards. According to comments obtained from judges, the Phonak Marvel received top honors for being the world’s first hearing aid to combine…

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Natus Expands Support Community of Otoscan with Addition of Starkey Hearing Technologies

PLEASANTON, CALIFORNIA — Natus Medical announced this week that Starkey Hearing Technologies is now equipped to receive images from the company’s Otoscan® digital ear scanning device.  “Today marks another important milestone for our customers and all of us at Natus. The Otoscan community of supporting manufacturers is further expanded with the addition of Starkey Hearing…

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UK Researchers Develop First-Ever Personalized Sound Projector Using $12 Webcam

A research team, from the University of Sussex, has demonstrated the first sound projector that can track a moving individual and deliver an acoustic message as they move. Dr Gianluca Memoli and his colleagues demonstrated what they believe to be the “world’s first sound projector with an autozoom objective” in a presentation at the 46th…

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In First, FDA Approves MED-EL Cochlear Implant Systems for Single-Sided Deafness and Asymmetric Hearing Loss

DURHAM, NORTH CAROLINA — MED-EL USA announced today that the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) has approved the company’s cochlear implant system for single-sided deafness (SSD) and asymmetric hearing loss (AHL). The approval represents the first and only time that cochlear implants have been approved for these indications in the United States.   Treating…

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Costco Kirkland Signature 9.0 Hearing Aids Released for Sale

ISSAQUAH, WASHINGTON — Today, Costco officially rolled out the latest Kirkland Signature branded hearing aids in stores across the United States. The new Kirkland Signature 9.0 (KS 9) is, for the first time, being produced by Sonova, the parent company of the popular Phonak hearing aid brand. Sivantos, currently in Costco under its Rexton label,…

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