I now have a hearing aid! Thank God for that I hear you cry. Hang on that’s the problem, I probably won’t hear you cry, unless I’ve got it in and switched on. 2,373 more words
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I just realized I left out an anecdote when I finished up Hazel’s repair story. (I was in the midst of the aforementioned cold at the time, and I was kind of powering through the story rather than the usual meandering way that I write. 905 more words
As the archetypal “early adopter” I haven’t shied away from getting increasingly intimate with technology, especially as it gets more personalized. I’ve often sported a bluetooth earpiece when I’m driving or biking in an attempt to simulate the “wearable” experience — listening to audiobooks, having text messages read aloud, or using voice activated commands. 817 more words
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From 50-cent microscopes to drug-delivering microchips, here are 6 innovations that address some of the most important issues of our time. 604 more words