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Uber aims to teach riders sign language in support of deaf awareness month

Uber aims to teach riders sign language in support of deaf awareness month

Let’s face it: Regardless of how well we deaf/hard of hearing folks communicate or how accommodating others are, it’s impossible to catch everything. SpeakSee hopes to change this. Portable real-time transcription specifically developed for people with hearing loss, SpeakSee calls itself “a game changer for everyone who benefits from accurate transcriptions.”

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This is how my children reacted to my hearing loss

This is how my children reacted to my hearing loss

Let’s face it: Regardless of how well we deaf/hard of hearing folks communicate or how accommodating others are, it’s impossible to catch everything. SpeakSee hopes to change this. Portable real-time transcription specifically developed for people with hearing loss, SpeakSee calls itself “a game changer for everyone who benefits from accurate transcriptions.”

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How I’m learning to drive despite my hearing loss

How I’m learning to drive despite my hearing loss

Can a driver with hearing loss hear another car’s honking? What about ambulance sirens? Does the noise of the car make it even more difficult for a deaf driver to hear their passengers?

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Why using Roger technology at home benefits my hard of hearing child

Why using Roger technology at home benefits my hard of hearing child

Let’s face it: Regardless of how well we deaf/hard of hearing folks communicate or how accommodating others are, it’s impossible to catch everything. SpeakSee hopes to change this. Portable real-time transcription specifically developed for people with hearing loss, SpeakSee calls itself “a game changer for everyone who benefits from accurate transcriptions.”

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How does hearing loss affect dating and relationships?

How does hearing loss affect dating and relationships?

Let’s face it: Regardless of how well we deaf/hard of hearing folks communicate or how accommodating others are, it’s impossible to catch everything. SpeakSee hopes to change this. Portable real-time transcription specifically developed for people with hearing loss, SpeakSee calls itself “a game changer for everyone who benefits from accurate transcriptions.”

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