15 Results for

deafness

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Are married white men in convertibles doomed to deafness?

Studies unveiled at the annual meeting of head and neck surgeons reveal the top risk factors for noise-induced hearing loss.

By Oct. 6, 2009

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The 404 1,451: Where we wish you a robotic happy birthday (podcast)

A re-cap of everything we love about "True Detective" and the whispers of the next season, then everything we hate about Taylor Swift's cameo in the trailer for "The Giver."

By Mar. 24, 2014

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Listening in on Able Planet's new 'personal sound amplifier'

Device comes with preset environmental filters that reduce background noise while amplifying harder-to-hear sounds. CNET's Elizabeth Armstrong Moore goes ears-on.

By Feb. 26, 2013

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Deconstructing Google's 'spray and pray' approach

Venture capitalist Jean-Louis Gassée says Web giant's "Strategy of Everything" risks product quality and being perceived as a threat.

By Jun. 26, 2011

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Missed connections: Limbo in high tech's culture clash

The term "Google bus" has come to symbolize very real tensions between tech companies and the communities they call home. Here's a look below the surface.

By Feb. 8, 2014

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Say What? A do-it-yourself hearing test CD

The Audiophiliac reviews a do-it-yourself hearing test CD.

By May. 30, 2008

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Is Generation Y going deaf?

With in-ear headphones cranked to "11," members of the younger generation are doing irreparable harm to their hearing. Maybe they don't even know.

By Aug. 21, 2008

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New iPod shuffle, new iTunes: Twitter users underwhelmed

With the launch of a new, redesigned iPod shuffle and an update to iTunes, we turned to Twitter to see what the word on the street is. And the word is 'meh'

By Mar. 12, 2009

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Facebook, Netflix, and the art of blowing the lead

This week, both Facebook and Netflix--two indisputable leaders in tech--got a little cocky and might blow the entire game because of it. Is arrogance the one thing customers simply will not stand?

By Sep. 21, 2011

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iPod shower adapter sorely needs a karaoke mic

I mean, really. Who doesn't like to sing in the shower?

By Jan. 2, 2007