hearing aids

Apple Urges FCC Not to Adopt Rules for Universal Compliance with Hearing Aids

In a filing with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC) Apple urges the regulator not to adopt rules requiring universal technology compatibility between hearing aids and wireless devices and technologies (via FierceWireless). Congress passed Hearing Aid Compatibility (HAC) Acts almost 30 years ago requiring that the FCC ensure all phones manufactured or imported for use in...

Apple and Hearing Aid Makers in Denmark Target iPhone Users

With fewer than 6 million people, Denmark supplies half of the world’s hearing aids. Local hearing aid manufacturers aim to advance their position in the market. Reuters reports, GN Store Nord, headquartered in Ballerup, hopes to reach the iPhone generation age by taking the stigma out of wearing hearing aids. They have collaborated with Apple...