A new reference test gain standard for music? Part 1

Audiologists are quite aware of the ANSI standard S3.22 (and the equivalent IEC European standard) which specifies how to report whether a hearing aid works or doesn’t work.  This is not a performance standard that states that a hearing aid should work in a specific way; but just a reporting standard on how to perform each…

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Our heads are finally above water!

Up until very recently, our collective amplified heads were submerged in a fog of front end distortion.  Sounds, including music and that of the voices of hard of hearing people who wear hearing aids, caused their own hearing aids to be overdriven even before the transmission reached the stage of the brilliantly designed software programming. …

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