Go ahead and make an appointment with an audiologist, and set a baseline for your hearing.
Commentary: My biggest takeaway from Google's Android M announcement was how underwhelmed I was by the new features. But that may well be the new normal for all mobile operating systems.
Technically Incorrect: Nanoplug took to Indiegogo to plug its tech for a tiny hearing aid, but now it's touting a device that appears identical to a product already on the market. Contributors are furious.
Wire together your own unique microphone that can reveal hidden sounds all around you.
Yes, it's expensive, but the best gear always is.
Techies and scientists, DIYers and fantasy fans -- geeks do things their own way, including love. Proud of how you applied your skills to wooing? Funny story for the flirting-impaired? Tell us about it.
Artist Kyle Machulis records sounds hidden within Autodesk's modern industrial workshop in San Francisco, creating a jarring and oddly beautiful mechanical symphony.
The Audiophiliac spends quality time with an extraordinarily high performance in-ear headphone.
No bigger than an eraser, the Nanoplug is affordable and, its makers claim, half the size of conventional hearing aids.
It's one of the most historic thuds heard in recent years. At only two seconds long, it offers a lot more data for scientists to unpack than you might think.