Oticon Opn Sound Navigator

Oticon Opn Sound Navigator

OpenSound Navigator is a noise reduction system in Oticon Opn hearing aids. it works so fast and so precisely that it can attenuate unwanted noise even between words. It continuously re-balances the soundscape and provides constant access to all relevant sounds, and more importantly, to speech. An independent study has investigated the effects of OpenSound […]
Android Accessibility: What’s new with Sound Amplifier

Android Accessibility: What’s new with Sound Amplifier

Sound Amplifier is an application that allows you to change and enhance the sound around you to make it easier to hear the things that you care about. It’s available in devices starting from Marshmallow all the way to the latest version of Android. All of us can have situational hearing loss. We could be […]
Sound Amplifier in Action on Android

Sound Amplifier in Action on Android

To show what hearing loss feels like and how Sound Amplifier can help we built this hearing loss simulator. At this moment you are hearing me through the microphone in the phone and there is no processing at all. I’m going to start increasing your age and now boom, you are 75 years old and […]
Understanding Sound Waves | MED-EL

Understanding Sound Waves | MED-EL

A sound wave is produced when force or pressure from a vibrating object sets the molecules of a particular medium, such as air, into motion. Such pressure causes these molecules to move back and forth from their equilibrium position. The movement of molecules determines the frequency and amplitude of a sound. These properties lend a […]
Why I Don’t Sound Deaf  // International Week of the Deaf [CC]

Why I Don’t Sound Deaf // International Week of the Deaf [CC]

Hello! This week is International Deaf Weak . I am making three videos which are about deafness and I am aware that there is a dog making a noise when there’s a noise it’s probably a dog They are staring at me guiltily so it was definitely a dog The 3 videos I’m making this […]
Sound Coding Development | MED-EL

Sound Coding Development | MED-EL

A sound coding strategy is an algorithm which is used to turn a sound into a sequence of stimulation pulses in a cochlear implant system. A sound coding strategy allows cochlear implants to initiate delivery of electrical pulses to the brain, thereby replicating the process of natural hearing. A number of sound coding strategies have […]
Pocketalker 2.0 Review | Cheap Alternative To Hearing Aids | Personal Sound Amplifiers

Pocketalker 2.0 Review | Cheap Alternative To Hearing Aids | Personal Sound Amplifiers

A Sound Investment #1

A Sound Investment #1

(muffled speech) Imagine a child falling behind in school because he can’t understand his teacher. Or going to a movie, concert or the theater just to hear white noise and echoes. (muffled speech) Why attend church if you cant hear the message? Airports and public transportation? You run the risk of missing a gate change […]
Life on mute: Inaudible entertainment

Life on mute: Inaudible entertainment

[TV] Now let’s meet the competitors. [TV] Straight from the freezer, it’s the Ice Man. [TV] But will he melt – Mom! I can’t hear anything. Can you turn it up? Sure. [volume raises] But will this competition be too hot to handle? [TV] Tensions have reached the boiling – Um, mom… Did you hear […]
Getting started with Mimi Music ( w/ subtitles)

Getting started with Mimi Music ( w/ subtitles)

Hi, my name is Max. I work as a developer at Mimi and today it is my honor to explain to you how Mimi Music works. On the right, you can observe what happens live on my phone. I just downloaded the app and can see three sections now: On the left: Personalization On the […]