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With the past few years having seen a rise in diagnoses of various neurodiverse conditions like ADHD and autism, there has also been a growing demand for earplugs and other devices that cater for their needs, as well as those generally triggered by background noise and sound pollution.
Listen Technologies Corporation, provider of advanced wireless listening solutions, and Ampetronic, provider of audio-induction loop systems, announced the development of the first complete installed assistive listening system utilizing Auracast broadcast audio technology.
Listen Technologies Corporation and Ampetronic are developing the first complete installed assistive listening system utilizing Auracast broadcast audio technology. It will be the first new product launched since the two companies announced their partnership. Auracast is a new standard for Bluetooth Low Energy audio.
Listen Technologies Corporation, a developer of advanced wireless listening solutions, and Ampetronic, a provider of audio induction loop systems, are developing a complete-installed assistive listening system utilizing Auracast broadcast audio technology.
Kim Franklin, vice president of global marketing, comments, “All of us at Listen Technologies are honored to win a Commercial Integrator Quest for Quality Award for the second consecutive year. One of our organization’s core values is delivering an awesome experience for our people, our partners and our customers. We aim to be easy to work with and provide outstanding service in every interaction.”
The ListenTALK system is suitable because it allows for two-way communication so attendees can ask questions. The ListenTALK system features an “interpretation mode” that allows an interpreter to listen to a presenter on one channel and speak to guests on another. Ten interpreters can simultaneously translate the message into multiple languages.
Among the solutions that are most in-demand are Listen EVERYWHERE, the audio-over-WiFi solution that allows venues to stream audio over their wireless network to guests’ smartphones. Guests access the audio via an app and listen with their headphones or earbuds.
Listen EVERYWHERE by Listen Technologies offers the perfect solution for streaming audio over Wi-Fi, designed to meet your needs for assistive listening, language interpretation, and TV audio, all integrated into a single system, allowing guests to choose to use their smartphone or borrow the Listen EVERYWHERE Audio Receiver.
Assistive listening systems can support athletes and spectators with chronic or situational hearing loss by filtering out ambient noise and delivering audio from games and commentators directly to listeners’ ears via earbuds or headphones connected to receivers.
It’s time to sound the alarm on the impact of noise on children’s hearing. The CDC estimates 5.2 million young people between the ages 6 and 19 have damaged their hearing because of excessive exposure to noise.