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Guest Article: Bluetooth 5 Low Energy And Its Role In Hearing Aids As Part Of the “Internet of Things”

Today's Guest Article by Mohammad Afaneh explains what Bluetooth 5 Low Energy ("BLE") is, how it differs from "classic" Bluetooth 5.0, and how it's used to empower the "Internet of Things" ("IoT"). In addition, we'll jump in and


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First Person Report: Control Over Hearing Aids: A Denver Deaf-Blind Consumer Perspective

Denver resident Carolyn Haas recently wrote an interesting essay describing her special needs as she is both visually impaired and has progressive hearing loss. Although some of her technical jargon usage is a bit off, she


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Last year, the BBC reported that more and more hearing aid users are programming their own hearing aids. Today, British subject Robert Mandara lays out a compelling case for user programming in the first of his three-part


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