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US Ear Device Patents for April 2020

Ohmmmm   In these days of COVID-19 sequestering and isolation, meditation and relaxation are... Read More

Design Thinking, Hearing Healthcare, and the New Normal: Using ‘Empathize’ to Identify Barriers and Opportunities

by Kate Baldocchi, AuD, Trisha Milnes, AuD, & Amyn M. Amlani, PhD COVID-19 proved... Read More

US Ear Device Patents for March 2020

The patent world continues to turn, pandemic notwithstanding.  You won’t find patent #10607258 listed... Read More

Trust in Audiology Care: More Important Now Than Ever

by Jill Preminger, PhD I became aware of the importance of trust in audiology... Read More

US Ear Device Patents for February 2020

Thanks, Pearl Jam Even from casual observation of our hearing behavior most of us... Read More

ECONOMICS OF HEARING

It’s a Vision Thing: Unraveling HearUSA, part 8

In fast-changing technology product markets, there is a real advantage to controlling both the... Read More

Waiting for the Second Shoe (of Three) to Drop

“Peeling the Onion” is a monthly column by Harvey Abrams, PhD.   Before we... Read More

Beltone and GN Store Nord: What Kind of Fraud Was It?

The fraud was corporate, it was accounting, it was deliberate, it was a single... Read More

Hearing Aid Prices: Peeking in the Closet

Hearing Aid Price is still in the closet, but it’s being outed by professional... Read More

Best of Hearing Economics: Are Audiologists the Problem?

“The secret of success is to get up early, work late and strike oil.”... Read More

DISRUPTIVE TECHNOLOGIES

Survival of the Fittest Audiologists

  Last post introduced readers to Tom Northey and his 2000 forecast of Audiology... Read More

That Vision Thing

How many readers remember Tom J. Northey, The One That Got Away?  Mr. Northey... Read More

Brave New World of BLE and MFi Hearing Aids Begins

GN Resound stole the show at the 58th Congress of Hearing Aid Acousticians (EUHA) in Germany... Read More

Creative Destruction and the Hearing Care Professional as Entrepreneur

Editor’s Note:  Brian Taylor, AuD, returns as a Guest Editor this week to, introduce... Read More

Is “Her” Here? Can You Hear Her?

Yes, Her is and yes you can!  And Her name is Hearable.1 What Is... Read More