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Duke University: Interactive Transcripts have Arrived!

Duke University: Interactive Transcripts have Arrived!. “This week Duke Digital Collections added our first set of interactive transcripts to one of our newest digital collections: the Silent Vigil (1968) and Allen Building Takeover (1969) collection of audio recordings. 59 more words

Tweaks & Updates

And now the right ear..

We were sent to do a hearing test 2 weeks ago and Aaron failed the right ear.. The clinicians were very meticulous and kept trying about 3 times and they told me that they think that he is impaired on the right. 213 more words


Hospital Checklist

I’ve posted before about the fact that I am now taking a small picnic with me when I take my Father-in-law to hospital.   I thought I’d expand on the topic and list a few things to take in the bag along with the refreshments.   188 more words


0 and 40: Talk to me

First: I am very aware of the fact that talking to somebody with impaired hearing is very tricky for those with normal hearing. This kind of disability is difficult to notice. 514 more words

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I saw the sign: My evening of comedy with Ray Bradshaw.

It is Fringeworld time again here in Western Australia and to be honest, I was not particularly psyched about it this year, mainly because I could not navigate the festival’s website or guide with my screen reader software. 839 more words

Busy ...

Source: @Kosta Kostov http://www.publicdomainpictures.net/view-image.php?image=4141&picture=three-business-men

Maybe you’ve noticed… or maybe not, but lately I’ve been publishing a little less. The reason for this is that I was on the road a lot. 562 more words


0 and 40: The big unknown - Speech intelligibility

After consulting with my hearing aid acoustician yesterday and my ENT specialist in Cologne (see pictures above) today, it is obvious that my ear still is slightly infected. 407 more words

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