What is a tour guide system?
Tour guide systems provide audio reinforcement in in situations when a speaker’s voice must overcome distance and background noise (such as a factory tour).
Tour guide systems consist of a wireless transmitter with a microphone that broadcasts the voice of the tour leader or the interpreter to individual receivers with headphones or earbuds. The… Read the rest
Which FM Receiver is Ideal for You?
Single-Channel, Multi-Channel; Field-Tunable, User-Tunable: in the world of FM hearing assistance receivers, it’s easy to get lost in the options.
Industry-leading hearing assistance manufacturer Williams Sound recently introduced their newest receiver: The R37.
Unlike its predecessor, the R35, the R37 features push-button tuning to automatically zero in on the correct transmission.
But despite… Read the rest
Why Portable Amplifiers Are a Better Assistive Listening Device for Pacemaker Wearers
With today’s explosion of wireless technology, a sea of data regarding the safety of everything from cell phones to assistive listening devices
has spawned a lively and sometimes confusing public health debate.
Nowhere is this confusion more apparent than in the controversy over whether or not — or… Read the rest