Hearing Technologies

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Apr. 23, 2019

Oticon Medical Introduces the Ponto Trial Companion App

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SOMERSET, NEW JERSEY — Oticon Medical has introduced the new Ponto Trial Companion App, which the company says is a “simple-to-use app that provides an easy way for patients to evaluate whether bone anchored hearing and the Ponto Sound System are the right decision for them”. Aimed at improving patient engagement in the trial process with the Ponto Sound Processor,
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Apr. 15, 2019

Boys Town Study Finds Oticon OpenSound Navigator Improves Children’s Speech Understanding in Noise

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SOMERSET, NEW JERSEY — A recent study1 by researchers from Boys Town National Research Hospital found that Oticon OpenSound Navigator™ (OSN) improves children’s speech understanding in noisy environments when listeners directly face towards or face away from the principal talker, yet still preserves speech from other talkers in the environment. According to the news release on the study, the ability
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Apr. 05, 2019

iHEAR Medical Announces Launch of Next Generation iHEARhd Hearing Aid

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SAN LEANDRO, CALIFORNIA — iHEAR Medical has announced the launch of the next generation iHEARhd, the “first home-programmable invisible hearing aid for mild to moderate hearing losses”. According to the company, the new iHEARhd offers 4 new pre-set sound profiles with advanced sound processing and offers what the company says is a “more durable housing and a secure, comfortable fit
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Apr. 04, 2019

Styletto Connect Hearing Aids Win Red Dot Design Award

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PISCATAWAY, NEW JERSEY — Signia’s Styletto Connect hearing aids have been awarded a prestigious Red Dot Design Award for design excellence. The announcement comes just weeks after the company received an iF Design Award 2019 for the Styletto.   The Styletto Connect is Signia’s latest iteration of the company’s SLIM-RIC form factor, which includes Bluetooth® connectivity. The uniquely designed slim form
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Mar. 21, 2019

Oticon Introduces New Opn Play, Pediatric Hearing Aid Line

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SOMERSET, NEW JERSEY —  Oticon Inc has announced the launch of the new Oticon Opn Play, a hearing aid designed with the developmental needs of growing children in mind. Building on the success of the Oticon Opn hearing aids, the new Opn Play brings the advanced sound processing capabilities of the new Velox S™ platform to children of all ages.
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Mar. 20, 2019

Signia Styletto Wins Prestigious iF Gold Design Award

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PISCATAWAY, NEW JERSEY — Signia’s Styletto hearing aid was recently awarded one of the most prestigious design recognitions: the iF Gold Award 2019 for product design. A jury of 67 independent experts from around the world selected the winners of the iF Design Award 2019 in January. The best entries, from a total of 6,402 and 54 countries, received the
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Mar. 20, 2019

Lantos Technologies Launches First FDA-Cleared 3D Ear Scanning System

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WILMINGTON, MASSACHUSETTS — Lantos Technologies has announced the U.S. release of the industry’s only FDA 510K cleared, 3D ear scanning system. Built upon its MIT roots, with more than 70 technology patents, the new Lantos system “breaks the mold and transforms the process of providing personalized hearing solutions”. With more than 22,000 scans performed and over 4,700 individuals now fitted with
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Mar. 18, 2019

Sonic Unveils New Captivate Family of Hearing Aids

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SOMERSET, NEW JERSEY — Sonic has announced the release of the all new CaptivateTM hearing aid family, which the company says delivers a more personalized hearing experience with better feedback and background noise control. Joining the lineup in May 2019, is the all new miniRITE T R style, which includes a built-in Lithium-ion battery offering a full day of power
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Mar. 11, 2019

Advanced Bionics Announces Release of Naida CI Connect Receiver

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VALENCIA, CALIFORNIA — Advanced Bionics has announced the release of the new  Naída™ CI Connect receiver, which allows users to receive hands-free phone calls and enjoy direct audio streaming as well. The new Naída CI Connect, developed together with Phonak, is a design-integrated solution which allows the Naída CI Q90 sound processor to function like a Bluetooth wireless headset. With
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Mar. 01, 2019

Sivantos launches New Styletto Connect Hearing Aid

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PISCATAWAY, NEW JERSEY — Hearing aid maker Sivantos has announced the launch of the all new Styletto Connect from Signia. The new devices are based on the rechargeable SLIM-RIC form factor, which were first launched in August 2018. Based on the Signia Nx technology platform, the Styletto Connect combines slim design with connectivity that allows the wearer’s smartphone to stream