Category Archives: Hearing Impairment

Senate Passes the Over-the-Counter Hearing Aid Act of 2017 | Hearing Loss Association of America

TTS Demo Senate Passes the Over-the-Counter Hearing Aid Act of 2017 Bringing Affordable and Accessible Hearing Health Care Closer to Reality Bethesda, MD: The U.S. Senate today passed the Over-the-Counter Hearing Aid Act of 2017. The bill was already passed by … Continue reading

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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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Thumbs up! These smart gloves translate sign language to text – CNET

http://www.ispeech.org If you’ve played Wii, HTC Vive or (yeah, I’ll say it) Just Dance, you’re no stranger to seeing your movements rendered in 3D animation. But what if gesture-recognition technology could be used to break down communication barriers and isolation … Continue reading

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VEST vibratory vest

http://www.ispeech.orghttps://youtu.be/sRk6IsUUseg   Can sensory data be fed through unusual sensory channels?  And can the brain learn to extract the meaning of such information streams? Yes and yes. Sensory substitution is a non-invasive technique for circumventing the loss of one sense … 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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Weather Gods on the App Store

Powered by iSpeech Meet the Gods: Fire, Ice, Water, Air & Moon delivering you the Weather as you have never experienced it before. Weather Gods redefines the weather app with painstakingly crafted data visualisations, procedural graphics and audio that enable … Continue reading

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