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Advances in Hearing Technology: Discussion with Dr. Achin Bhowmik

Earlier this month, Starkey announced that it was expanding its Livio Edge AI product line-up, as well as the release of additional features and upgrades. HHTM recently had the opportunity to connect with Dr. Achin Bhowmik, Starkey’s Chief Technology Officer and Executive Vice President of Engineering, to discuss a few of the new feature upgrades…

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Hearing Studies Show Brain Needs Access to Full Sound Landscape to Function in Natural Way

SOMERSET, NEW JERSEY – The latest research in hearing “adds powerful new evidence to support Oticon’s pioneering BrainHearing™ philosophy that maintains the brain works better if it has access to all sounds in an environment”.  Studies conducted by Eriksholm Research Centre found that natural brain function first processes the entire sound scene before focusing or…

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Feeling Sound as Vibration: A Look at the Neosensory Buzz

We recently had the opportunity to take a closer look at the Neosensory Buzz, a wrist-worn device that allows you to feel sound as vibration and also connect with one of its creators, renowned neuroscientist and Neosensory CEO, Dr. David Eagleman.  Buzz is intended for “deaf and hard-of-hearing individuals, musicians, app developers, and others who…

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Sony SRS-WS1 Wearable Neck Speaker: Hands-On Review

With the SRS-WS1 Immersive Wearable Speaker, Sony promises users can enjoy a personalized listening experience while still being aware of your surroundings. The uniquely designed device rests on your shoulders and “immerses you in full, clear sound and reactive vibrations”. Sound waves travel up the slots on both sides of the speaker, “intensifying as they…

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