The Marriage of Bluetooth Hearing to Smart Phones

 We have all heard the term “smartphone,” and by now most of us are using one. How is a smartphone different from a cell phone, and what makes it so smart?  Generally, a smartphone is a device that lets you make telephone calls, but also adds in features that, in the past, you would have found only on…

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Hedy Lamarr…The Unlikely Mother of Bluetooth..| Robert M. Traynor, Ed.D., Hearing Health and Technology Matters|

Last January, Hearing International, wrote a three-part series titled The Audiological Connection of Yunger Futhark.  Initially, it dealt with the development of the Bluetooth technology from the Viking times through the current products that we now enjoy as consumers and our patients are using to great benefit in our hearing instrument fittings.  As the story developed,…

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