Introducing the Electronic Tuning Fork – an Innovation to Detect Ear Blockage

Manual tuning forks have been used for hearing health care since Weber in the late 18th century discovered a process for identifying ear blockages often due to wax, fluid or other diseases of the ear. Summus Hearing  Solutions and TeTo Technologies are pleased to announce a major electronic upgrade for wide use by physicians, audiologists…

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Alango Introduces EasyWatch™ Technology for Improved TV Listening Experience

EasyWatch is a new technology from Alango that personalizes the TV watching experience to enhance intelligibility of dialogue: the video is slowed to match the pace of the audio, maintaining synchronization of the audio and video streams. Alango EasyWatch technology has been developed to address a common complaint among television watchers: difficulty understanding speech in…

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Jabra Expands Family of Wireless Earbuds with Improved Battery Life and Voice Assistant Capability

For 2018, Jabra has unveiled the latest expansion of its popular line of hearable devices. The third generation devices, the Elite Active 65t and Elite 65t, include compatibility with Amazon’s Alexa voice assistant, as well as Apple’s Siri on iOS devices, and Google Assistant for Android devices. The Elite 65t is designed for daily use,…

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Decibel Therapeutics Announces Collaboration with Regeneron to Develop New Drugs to Treat Hearing Loss

Boston-based biotech firm, Decibel Therapeutics, announced a collaboration with Regeneron Pharmaceuticals to boost research efforts to “discover and develop new potential therapeutics to protect, repair, and restore hearing”. As part of the effort, Regeneron will get an equity stake in Decibel and receive royalty payments if the company’s treatments get approved.   Decibel Theraputics, which…

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