The Center for Hearing and Communication (CHC) rang the Closing Bell at the New York Stock Exchange to celebrate 102 years of hearing health care leadership and place healthy hearing in the spotlight for Better Hearing and Speech Month. View the press release for a link to the video.
There are many different wireless mobile phones available, and some of the wireless mobile phones work better with some hearing aids than others. The FCC has requirements for some, but not all, wireless phones to be hearing aid compatible.
On January 13, 2012, the FCC released a Report and Order adopting rules for closed captioning of video programming delivered using Internet protocol (the “IP closed captioning rules”). These new closed captioning rules were published in the Federal Register on March 30, 2012, and will generally become effective 30 days later, on April 30, 2012.