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A Hearing Aid Without Batteries!? Widex Unveils Fuel Cell Powered Hearing Aid

At this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Widex has been named a Best of Innovation Awards Honoree for its new Evoke hearing aid featuring revolutionary fuel cell technology, Widex Energy Cell. The new fuel cell technology represents an industry-first and according to the company, the new hearing aids utilize the world’s smallest…

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Starkey Enhances Livio AI, Adds Fall Detection and Alerts, Heart Rate Measurement, and Virtual Assistant

At the Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Starkey Hearing Technologies announced enhancements to its recently released Livio AI hearing aid. Among the announced features is the first-ever Fall Detection and Alert capability within a hearing aid. Heart Rate Measurement and a built-in Virtual Assistant were also included in the release. The new highly-anticipated…

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Oticon Adds Opn Custom Devices for VA, Expanding Choices for US Veterans

Oticon announced this week that its Opn Custom hearing aids are now available through the Veterans Affairs Administration, Department of Defense and other federal agencies. The company now adds five new custom styles, including the smallest hearing aid style Oticon has ever produced.  All Oticon Opn devices use BrainHearing™ technology, in addition to fast and…

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Earlens Raises $87M to Support Development and Commercialization of Novel Light-Driven Hearing Aid

MENLO PARK, CALIFORNIA — The Earlens Corporation announced last week that it has completed an $87 million preferred stock financing round led by a new investor KCK Ltd., a family investment fund. According to the company announcement, the proceeds from this latest round of financing will be allocated to continued product development and the enhanced, 2019 commercial rollout. Additional investors…

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Phonak Unveils Audeo Marvel Hearing Aids with Universal Binaural Streaming

STÄFA, SWITZERLAND — Phonak announced today the upcoming release of the all-new Marvel hearing aid family. The soon-to-be-released Audéo™ M will feature the ability to stream audio content seamlessly from iPhone, Android smartphones or any number of other Bluetooth enabled devices to both ears in stereo. According to the company’s press release, the new Marvel…

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