Hearables – Wearables – Earables?

Ah – Nothing like a neologism   Hearing Aids, Hearables, Wearables, Earables – Evolving, But in Which Direction?   New product trends related to devices at the ear have taken up some rather interesting names – hearables, wearables, and earables – in addition to the more traditional hearing aids. A hearable (Figure 1) as described…

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Wireless Systems for Hearing Aids: Part II

This week’s presentation is Part II of “Wireless Systems for Hearing Aids” authored by Dr. Cynthia Compton-Conley.  Part I focused on the various types of wireless systems.  Part II is directed toward what to expect as technology moves forward, and what should be considered in a needs assessment program.  Dr. Compton-Conley’s career has focused heavily…

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