Category Archives: Deafness

Cochlear introduces the world’s first Made for iPhone cochlear implant sound processor

http://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speech Centennial, Colo. (July 26, 2017) – Cochlear Limited (ASX: COH), the global leader in implantable hearing solutions, introduces today its latest innovation, the CochlearTM Nucleus® 7 Sound Processor. Approved by the U.S. Food and Drug Administration (FDA) in June, the Nucleus 7 … Continue reading

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Live Caption

http://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speech Using voice recognition software, you can connect with the world again. Stay in the conversation with Live Caption. Need help understanding the waiter at your favorite restaurant? When you download this app, they can speak directly into your phone and … Continue reading

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The FCC Approved Landmark Way For Deaf People to Communicate

http://www.ispeech.org/text.to.speech December 18, 2016 The Federal Communications Commission last week approved one of the most important advances in communications technology for deaf and hard of hearing people in decades, in one of the agency’s final acts under the leadership of … Continue reading

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Ava: App That Helps Deaf & Hard Of Hearing People Follow Group Conversations – Assistive Technology Blog

TTSFor deaf people, participating in a group conversation, where there’s constant chatter going on among multiple people, can sometimes be painful. Reading lips, trying to hear with a lot of background noise, and keeping track of who is saying what … Continue reading

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Start ASL 1 Class App on the App Store

Speech Synthesis The Start ASL 1 Class mobile app is the best way to take our class on your mobile device. It’s straightforward and made to be an easy way to learn ASL on the go. The full class includes … Continue reading

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Tackling Day-to-Day Communication Barriers for Persons who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing | RESNA Webinar 

Text to Speech Demo Tackling Day-to-Day Communication Barriers for Persons who are Deaf or Hard of Hearing December 21, 2016 3:00 to 4:00 pm eastern Recent technologies have opened interactive communication between persons that are deaf and hard of hearing … Continue reading

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Mandy Harvey | Singer-Songwriter 

http://www.ispeech.org Mandy Harvey is a singer-songwriter working on her fourth album. She was studying music in college when she lost her hearing. She sings by feeling vibrations in the floor, and by using the muscle memory of her vocal cords … Continue reading

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About Stagetext | Stagetext

http://www.ispeech.org Stagetext is a registered charity which provides captioning and live subtitling services to theatres and other arts venues to make their activities accessible to people who are deaf, deafened or hard of hearing.It was established in May 2000 by … Continue reading

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The Daily Moth | News in Video using American Sign Language

http://www.ispeech.org The Daily Moth delivers news in video using American Sign Language. The host covers trending stories and Deaf topics with a twist of humor and Deaf culture. A Deaf Slant on the Universe We are naturally drawn to light … Continue reading

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TDI – Google Awards TDI Two-Year Grant for Project in Web-Based Captioning Services

Powered by iSpeech Telecommunications for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing, Inc. (TDI), is pleased to announce its receipt of Google’s $500,000 Impact Challenge/Disabilities two-year grant for a project to create scalable access to affordable, accessible, and accurate captions for … Continue reading

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