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054 – “What are you looking forward to in 2021?” Part 1 (Hearables + Voice)

As we wind down the year, I rounded up a smattering of guests from the show this year for two end-of-the-year episodes. For these two episodes, I asked each guest, "what are you most looking forward to in 2021 as it relates to your industry, expertise and passion?" This episode features seven guests related to… Continue reading 054 – “What are you looking forward to in 2021?” Part 1 (Hearables + Voice)

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052 – Shawna Jackson, AuD & Jackie Phillips, AuD – The Value of 3D Ear Scanners

This week's episode of the Future Ear Radio podcast features two Audiologists - Shawna Jackson and Jackie Phillips. Shawna is a Clinical Audiologist at the Callier Center in Dallas, while Jackie is an Audiologist and Product Manager of the Otoscan at Natus Medical. For this week's discussion, we're focusing on a fun new technology that… Continue reading 052 – Shawna Jackson, AuD & Jackie Phillips, AuD – The Value of 3D Ear Scanners

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051 – Richard Einhorn – Jacoti + Qualcomm & The Consumerization of Hearing Health

This week's episode of the Future Ear Radio podcast features consultant and musician, Richard Einhorn. Richard has consulted for Jacoti, a software-based hearing augmentation company, since 2014. So, when the news broke that Jacoti was partnering with Qualcomm to integrate its hearing augmentation software into Qualcomm's chips, I figured that Richard would be a great… Continue reading 051 – Richard Einhorn – Jacoti + Qualcomm & The Consumerization of Hearing Health

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050 – Bret Kinsella – The State of Voice Tech & What Comes Next

Today marks the 50th episode of the podcast, so I want to lead off by saying THANK YOU to all the folks who have tuned in along the way and supported the podcast and blog in one way or another. All the feedback and support I receive serves as motivation to keep chugging along. I… Continue reading 050 – Bret Kinsella – The State of Voice Tech & What Comes Next

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049 – Nick Hunn & Carl Thomas – The Past, Present and Future of Hearables

This week's episode of the Future Ear Podcast features Nick Hunn, CTO at WiFore and Chairman of Bluetooth's SIG Hearing Aid Working Group, and Carl Thomas, Founder of Audiowings. Our conversation today explores the first five years of hearables, the present state of the product category and its various subsets, and what the next five… Continue reading 049 – Nick Hunn & Carl Thomas – The Past, Present and Future of Hearables

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045 – Ryan Kraudel – Blood Oxygenation Sensors for Consumer Wearables

This week's episode of the Future Ear Radio podcast features Ryan Kraudel, VP of Marketing at Valencell. Ryan has been on the podcast a number of times, as he is the most knowledgeable person I know with regards to biometric sensors, and since biometric monitoring has been such a large theme for Future Ear, he's… Continue reading 045 – Ryan Kraudel – Blood Oxygenation Sensors for Consumer Wearables

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043 – Dr. Cliff Olson & Andy Bellavia – A Seminal Moment in Hearing Aid Innovation

This week's episode of the Future Ear Radio podcast features Dr. Cliff Olson, audiologist and owner of Applied Hearing Solutions, and Andy Bellavia, director of market development at Knowles Corp. With the recent flurry of new hearing aid devices hitting the market, the three of us sat down to talk about some of the high-level… Continue reading 043 – Dr. Cliff Olson & Andy Bellavia – A Seminal Moment in Hearing Aid Innovation

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042 – Dr. Nick Reed – The Significance of Johns Hopkins’ ACHIEVE Trial

Today's episode of the Future Ear Radio podcast features Dr. Nick Reed, Assistant Professor in the Department of Epidemiology at Johns Hopkins Bloomberg School of Health. In addition to working in the field of epidemiology, Nick's also a clinically trained audiologist which led him to focus on the intersection of audiology and epidemiology. The question… Continue reading 042 – Dr. Nick Reed – The Significance of Johns Hopkins’ ACHIEVE Trial

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041 – Brett Bivens & Ryan Kraudel – The Apple Health Blueprint

This week's episode of the Future Ear Radio podcast features Brett Bivens, Venture Investor at TechNexus, and Ryan Kraudel, VP of Marketing at Valencell. The topic for this week's discussion is all around Apple's healthcare ambitions, specifically with regard to its Apple Health app. Ryan's background working at biometric sensor manufacturer, Valencell, combined with Brett's… Continue reading 041 – Brett Bivens & Ryan Kraudel – The Apple Health Blueprint

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040 – Jason Mayer & Meagan Lewis – Leveraging Remote Audiology Services to Adapt & Thrive

This week's episode of the Future Ear Radio podcast features Meagan Lewis, Director of Audiology at Wake Forest Baptist Health, and Jason Mayer, VP Commercial Sales at Phonak. The topic of this week's conversation is a deeper exploration of the implementation and usage of remote audiological services. Meagan shares her perspective as a practicing audiologist,… Continue reading 040 – Jason Mayer & Meagan Lewis – Leveraging Remote Audiology Services to Adapt & Thrive