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TECH MUNCH munch munch 5: Kim Tilgaard's big quote on big data: A TOOL, NOT AN OBJECTIVE

 
 

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Data gathered by hearing devices is a big issue for manufacturers and professionals, and from many angles. We include one angle in our collection of quotes from three years of Audio Infos' Technology Focus articles, authored by the British Irish Hearing Instrument Manufacturers Association (BIHIMA).

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The Unforgiven III - A Metallica concert gives Raúl García-Medina a chance to reflect on noise and sound

 

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The summer of 2022 brings a plethora of festival concerts around the world, and those familiar with the heavy metal genre will understand the title. I have seen Metallica play several times in various continents (and by the time you read this, I will hopefully have already been to their concert in Madrid on July 6).

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NEW! UK Audiology Training and Education section. Latest courses, workshops, seminars, webinars, videos,...

 

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Is it true that, right now, your competition is training? Think about it. You’ll know how much training and education means if this new Audio Infos /Audiology Worldnews UK section catches your eye.

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TECH MUNCH quotes on technology 1: Thomas Behrens on remote audiological care:

 
 

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We have curated a collection of quotes from the industry's science and market leaders. Drawn from interviews carried out by the British Irish Hearing Instrument Manufacturers Association (BIHIMA), and published in Technology Focus articles in Audio Infos, the quotes reflect sharp insight on what the future holds, or what is already coming to pass in audiology .

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EUHA ticket shop open online

 
 

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Tickets for the world's biggest audiology event - EUHA - are now available online.

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Managing difficult personalities

 

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The grumpy, lazy, manipulative, rude, and jealous. Here, in part two of our four-part series on management psychology, are five toxic types you may find in your practice, store, or office. How do you manage these difficult personalities? Learn some proven psychological stratagems.

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EUHA Congress draws closer - watch the "save the date" video

 
 
 

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There's just a summer to go - and you know how those fly - until the expansive halls of the Hanover Deutsche Messe convention centre in Germany opens its doors to the audiology world. EUHA is coming, and the organisers' annual video invitation is already here.

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THE CASE FOR LOUDNESS MADNESS

 

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And we thought hearing instrument fittings were getting simpler, writes top audiologist Raúl García-Medina.

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British Academy of Audiology Annual Conference 2022 open for registration

 

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The British Academy of Audiology holds its 18th annual conference and exhibition on October 13 and 14, 2022 at the Manchester Central Convention Complex, Manchester, UK. Registration is now open.

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Where the hearing aid is still a "cosmetic device". Cue Madeleine's Law.

 

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It is certainly an insult to any hearing care professional, let alone the industry, to see hearing aids described as merely cosmetic devices, but those whose money-making is staked on health risks can and do see it this way. Thanks to a new law proposal, Ohio may join other states in challenging that perspective.

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