Signia App Tutorial

The Signia App is available for iPhone and Android and allows you to control the volume, programs, directionality and sound balance of almost all Signia hearing aids. For the latest features (Mask Mode & Signia Assistant), you will have to have a Bluetooth connected hearing aid on the most recently released Xperience platform.  Readers interested…

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Mind-Controlled Hearing Aids Available Within 5 Years? Scientists Optimistic

A recent article in Science Advances touted the creation of a mind-controlled hearing aid that allows the wearer to focus on voices. The device was created by scientists in a laboratory at Columbia University in New York. The scientists, led by Nima Mesgarani, believe the device could transform the ability of persons with hearing loss…

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Widex Evoke: The World’s First Machine Learning Hearing Aid

Danish hearing aid maker, Widex, recently announced the launch of the “world’s first machine learning hearing aid” technology: Evoke. According to the company, the new devices will give users the ability to employ real-time machine learning that allows the hearing aid to learn from the user’s input and preferences. Using what Widex calls SoundSense Technology,…

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Variety of New Hearing Technology to Be On Display at AAA Convention this Week

This week, thousands of audiologists will descend upon Nashville, Tennessee, for the American Academy of Audiology (AAA) annual conference. This year marks the Academy’s 30th anniversary and, as in years past, a variety of new technology is expected to be on display at the conference. Among the more than 150 exhibitors at this year’s event…

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Phonak Expands Rechargeable Hearing Aid Offerings; Announces New Roger Products Incorporating MultiBeam Technology

Swiss hearing aid manufacturer, Phonak, announced last week that they are expanding their latest-generation Belong platform with the new Naída B and Sky B hearing aids. Lithium-ion rechargeable options are also part of the expansion, including the Naída B-R RIC, Sky B-PR and CROS B-R (a solution for single-sided deafness). Additionally, the company also announcd…

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