Although we seldom stop and think about them, our five senses, sight, smell touch, taste and hearing, are amazing. Only when we damage or lose one of our senses, do we realize just how amazing these senses that help us navigate the world are. That said, the technological and medical advances that help us … Continue reading Hearing – But Not as You Know It
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Telecommunication giant Verizon has announced that by early 2013, a nation-wide system will be in place that will allow cell phone users to text message 911.This service will be helpful for the deaf or hard of hearing who find voice calls difficult if not impossible. The service will use existing CDMA and SMS networks, and therefore must … Continue reading Verizon Developing New Service to Allow Cell Phone Users to Text Message 911
Video but no Audio Exercise in any sports club or fitness club and you are likely to see banks of television screens suspended from the ceiling. These screens are usually in the equipment area and each is tuned to a different station – with no audio. Intended to "entertain" users of the various pieces of … Continue reading Going to the Cinema?