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Captioned Calls on Your Tablet Device? You Bet!

Hearing Technology

Captioned Calls on Your Tablet Device? You Bet!

Rrr-inggg! Rrr-inggg! Ah, remember that magnetic bell? That rotary dial? That brilliant harvest gold body? It was the modern miracle that hung prominently on the… Read More

What’s The TRS-URD and Why Do You Care?

News

What’s The TRS-URD and Why Do You Care?

Keep your ClearCaptions service active and available. The TRS-URD makes it possible. TRS-URD? What does it mean? What does it do? Where is it from?… Read More

What You Do Affects What You Hear

Hearing Health

What You Do Affects What You Hear

Hearing loss in the services sector Sam was an assembly line worker, a profession he enjoyed for years. When the factory installed upgraded equipment, Sam immediately noticed a… Read More

Have You Been Masking Your Hearing Loss?

Hearing Health

Have You Been Masking Your Hearing Loss?

With the onset of 2020’s pandemic, masks became a staple of our daily lives and continue to be one of the key components to stop… Read More

Five ‘Aging in Place’ Tips to Live How You Like

Senior Lifestyle

Five ‘Aging in Place’ Tips to Live How You Like

Perhaps you’ve heard the term “aging in place.” It means, simply, that you can choose to live where you like during your golden years and, thanks to modern-era tools… Read More

5 New Years Resolutions for Older Adults

Senior Lifestyle

5 New Years Resolutions for Older Adults

Planning for the new year can be a fun way to set goals, look back on the past year and start the new one strong…. Read More

FEDERAL LAW PROHIBITS ANYONE BUT REGISTERED USERS WITH HEARING LOSS FROM USING INTERNET PROTOCOL (IP) CAPTIONED TELEPHONES WITH THE CAPTIONS TURNED ON. IP Captioned Telephone Service may use a live operator. The operator generates captions of what the other party to the call says. These captions are then sent to your phone. There is a cost for each minute of captions generated, paid from a federally administered fund.