- Published on 18 February 2019
The merger between Widex and Sivantos has been approved by the European Commission which means the transaction can now be closed by early March 2019 – subject to final and customary closing conditions.
- Published on 05 February 2019
The US multinational 3M has agreed to a $9.1m payment to end a dispute over allegations it knowingly sold defective combat ear plugs to the U.S. military.
- Published on 31 January 2019
A challenge to the status effect of the Apple AirPod—which has been trumpeted as a makeshift hearing aid—is being launched by the Paris fashion house Louis Vuitton in the form of designer wireless earphones.
- Published on 18 January 2019
Christmas has gone, the fat goose gobbled up, but the kids are going deaf: it's a toy story told by experts and one parents need to hear.
- Published on 17 January 2019
Two new artificial intelligence systems to assist hearing-impaired drivers have been launched by the South Korean car manufacturer, Hyundai.
- Published on 16 January 2019
Lorenzo Fiorani has joined Amplifon Spain as General Manager.
- Published on 11 January 2019
The on-off relationship between Widex and Sivantos is seemingly back on, with a news item appearing on Reuters on January 10 stating an application seeking European Commission approval for their planned $8 billion merger has been reopened according to public records.
- Published on 02 January 2019
Facial bone conduction technology developed by young Mexican technicians could be the solution to health and safety issues that have long dogged headphone culture.
- Published on 28 December 2018
Starkey Hearing Technologies has opened its first offices in Africa, in the Kenyan capital of Nairobi.