Hearing Technologies

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Mar. 07, 2017

Hearable Startup, Doppler Labs, Sues Bose Over Technology and Use of “Hearphones” Name

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BOSTON, MASSACHUSETTS — As first reported in the Boston Business Journal last week, hearable startup Doppler Labs is suing Bose over alleged technology and trademark infringement. As part of the suit, the company claims that Bose took several meetings with the fledgling startup under the guise of forming a partnership, but then used that information to create a similar product
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Feb. 28, 2017

Helmet Offers Cyclists Audio Streaming and Environmental Awareness, Using Bone Conduction

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For cyclists that ride on city streets, having constant environmental awareness while riding in traffic is essential for safety. Wearing earbuds to listen to music or take phone calls can be a safety hazard, due to the inability to potentially hear what is happening in the environment. Coros, a company based in the Seattle area, has developed an innovative new
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Feb. 21, 2017

Signia Primax Hearing Aids Now Offering Notch Therapy Feature for Tinnitus

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Earlier this month, Signia (formerly Siemens) announced their latest hearing aid innovation: Notch Therapy. According to the company, they are the first in the hearing aid industry to use the novel approach to combat tonal tinnitus, the most common form of tinnitus. Tonal tinnitus, defined by the American Tinnitus Association, is the “perception of near-continuous sound (or overlapping sounds) with
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Feb. 15, 2017

Nuheara IQbuds, After CES Launch, Will be Soon be Available to Public

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Australian audio-wearable maker, Nuheara, launched their flagship IQbuds™ hearable at this year’s Consumer Electronics Show (CES) in Las Vegas, Nevada. The production of the IQbuds are the result of a highly successful 2016 Indiegogo funding campaign, which saw the company vastly exceed its fundraising goal. Initial backers of the device have already received them, but the company says their new
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Feb. 06, 2017

Why “Good Audiology” is More Important than Ever, Part 2

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Editor’s Note: For our regular readers, you will notice that our Hearing Health section has now become Hearing & Hearing Aid Technology. We have decided to expand this section to focus on technology and the latest innovations in the hearing industry. It is our hope that you visit here often to keep up to date with the latest developments. Today,