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Shocker: The most-deaf musicians aren't rockers

But who is? You might be surprised.

By Apr. 12, 2014

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Microsoft's Cortana to Apple's Siri: Are you deaf?

Microsoft's new digital assistant may have more attitude than Apple's rather prim Siri. However, on the "Arsenio Hall Show," the two ladies get at it with abandon.

By Apr. 9, 2014

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Duracell's brilliantly moving ad with deaf NFL running back

The Seattle Seahawks' Derrick Coleman is deaf. In a stunning ad for Duracell, he describes his fight.

By Jan. 15, 2014

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SmartVP videophone for deaf gets nationwide release

The videophone boasts several apps and features which -- at no cost to the end user -- bring crisp video chats to the TVs of deaf and hard-of-hearing consumers across the U.S.

By Jun. 4, 2013

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Samsung GS4 launch: Tone-deaf and shockingly sexist

I don't get offended very often. But Samsung's long parade of '50s-era female stereotypes, in the midst of an entirely other long parade of bad stereotypes, just put me over the edge. Oh, they announced a phone? You'd barely know it.

By Mar. 14, 2013

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Belgian group to sue 'deaf' Apple over warranty policy

A Belgian consumer agency has decided that enough is enough when it comes to AppleCare, and plans to take the company to court over consumer rights.

By Jan. 15, 2013

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Deaf IBM researcher scoffs at not talking on the phone

IBM research scientist Dimitri Kanevsky develops technologies that help people with hearing loss to communicate. On Monday, he was honored at a White House ceremony.

By May. 9, 2012

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Netflix and deaf-rights group settle suit over video captions

A two-year class action lawsuit under the Americans with Disabilities Act ended with the streaming service agreeing to put captions on 100 percent of its video library by 2014.

By Oct. 11, 2012