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US20100223706 WELDING HELMET AUDIO COMMUNICATION SYSTEMS AND METHODS WITH BONE CONDUCTION TRANSDUCERS  
A system for welding communication that includes a welding headgear and a bone conduction transducer (BCT) disposed in or on the welding headgear is provided. The BCT facilitates communication of...
US20080031475 PERSONAL AUDIO ASSISTANT DEVICE AND METHOD  
At least one exemplary embodiment is directed to an earpiece comprising: an ambient microphone; an ear canal microphone; an ear canal receiver; a sealing section; a logic circuit; a communication...
US20130051594 TECHNOLOGY DELIVERY, POSITIONING AND SOUND MANAGEMENT SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR USE IN THE EAR CANAL  
An in-the-ear technology delivery, positioning and sound management system includes a body portion that provides support for a conformable fitting element to be positioned in the user's ear canal...
US20110116659 METHODS AND APPARATUS FOR PROCESSING AUDIO SIGNALS  
Various methods and apparatus for processing audio signals are disclosed herein. The assembly may be attached, adhered, or otherwise embedded into or upon a removable oral appliance to form a...
US20050201574 Method and apparatus for improving hearing in patients suffering from hearing loss  
Methods, apparatus and systems for treating sensrineural hearing loss include applying high frequency to ultrasonic frequency vibration stimulus to the head or neck of a patient for a suitable...
US20150130945 SMART HELMET  
A smart helmet includes a helmet shell, a visor, and a projector mounted on the helmet shell. The helmet shell defines an internal cavity and a passage communicating with the internal cavity. The...
US20110319021 INTRA-ORAL TISSUE CONDUCTION MICROPHONE  
Intra-oral tissue conduction microphone apparatus and methods are described for internal, but non-surgically installed microphones located in the oral cavity. An intra-oral tissue conduction...
US20060029246 Voice communication device  
A voice sound transmitting unit having an earpiece that is adapted for insertion into the external auditory canal of a user, the earpiece having both a bone conduction sensor and an air conduction...
US20140321674 HEADSET SYSTEMS AND METHODS  
A wireless headset is adapted to communicate with a sound source such as a music player or a cell phone or a suitable audio or sound communicated through a one-way or two-way communication device....
US20100098269 SYSTEMS AND METHODS TO PROVIDE COMMUNICATION, POSITIONING AND MONITORING OF USER STATUS  
A communication apparatus includes a bone conduction communication apparatus with a housing having a shape which is conformable to at least a portion of at least one tooth of a user; a transceiver...
US20060126874 Hearing-aid anchoring element  
An anchoring system for anchoring a percutaneous attachment for a direct bone-conduction hearing-aid or an outer ear prosthesis to the skull bone, comprising a fixture portion, the fixture portion...
US20050129257 Acoustic vibration generating element  
In an acoustic vibration generating element, a piezoelectric bimorph element or unimorph element is covered with a covering member of a flexible material at least on two surfaces perpendicular to...
US20050036639 Implanted hearing aids  
An implanted hearing aid or hearing device includes at least one permanent magnet (15) positioned in the area of the middle ear, as well as at least one coil (17), with at least one permanent...
US20150063595 SPEAKER APPARATUS  
An apparatus comprising: a surface; at least one contact transducer, wherein the at least one contact transducer is coupled to the surface and configured to move the surface to generate at least...
US20140270268 HEADSET SYSTEMS AND METHODS  
A digital audio player device can be attached, adhered, or otherwise embedded into or upon a removable oral appliance or other oral device to form an intraoral MP3 player. In another embodiment,...
US20130202134 SYSTEMS AND METHODS FOR IMPROVED ACOUSTO-HAPTIC SPEAKERS  
The systems and methods described herein relate to, among other things, a transducer capable of producing acoustic and tactile stimulation. The transducer includes a rigid mass element disposed on...
US20130169513 WEARABLE COMPUTING DEVICE  
A wearable computing device includes a bone conduction transducer, an extension arm, a light pass hole, and a flexible touch pad input circuit. When a user wears the device, the transducer...
US20160004688 Voice communication device with foreign language translation  
An earpiece adapted for being worn by a user includes an earpiece housing, at least one microphone within the earpiece housing, a speaker within the earpiece housing, and a pulse oximeter...
US20140294208 LIGHT-BASED DETECTION FOR ACOUSTIC APPLICATIONS  
A light-based skin contact detector is described, including a boot having an index of refraction less than or equal to another index of refraction associated with skin at a frequency of light, a...
US20090046874 Apparatus and Method for Transmitting Auditory Bone Conduction  
Headwear adapted to transmit personal auditory sound waves via bone conduction and methods pertaining thereto are described. A bone conduction apparatus includes one or more bone conduction...
US20130044903 SYSTEMS AND METHODS TO PROVIDE COMMUNICATION, POSITIONING AND MONITORING OF USER STATUS  
A communication apparatus includes a bone conduction communication apparatus with a housing having a shape which is conformable to at least a portion of at least one tooth of a user; a transceiver...
US20060067556 Universal earpiece  
An earpiece is to be created for securing an acoustic device to an ear of a user which fits universally, is easy to use and guarantees secure holding characteristics for the acoustic device on the...
US20060034469 Sound apparatus and teleconference system  
A sound apparatus includes: a sound output that forms sound waves having opposite phases in a front direction and a rear direction, respectively; a front microphone that collects the sound wave...
US20160161748 WEARABLE COMPUTING DEVICE  
A wearable computing device includes a bone conduction transducer, an extension arm, a light pass hole, and a flexible touch pad input circuit. When a user wears the device, the transducer...
US20130342806 PIEZO BEAM DEVICE  
This document describes techniques and apparatuses for implementing a piezo beam device that is configured to excite vibration in a pinna of an ear of a listener to generate audio for the ear. In...
US20100329485 BONE CONDUCTION SPEAKER AND HEARING DEVICE USING THE SAME  
To provide a bone conduction speaker that enables a wearer to hear a bone-conducted sound and an air-conducted sound caused by the bone-conducted sound to improve the quality and depth of the...
US20140064536 Thin Film Bone-Conduction Transducer for a Wearable Computing System  
A thin film bone-conduction transducer for a head-mountable device is provided. In one example, the head-mountable device may include a head-mountable display that is configured to provide...
US20070098200 Acoustic apparatus using bone-conduction speaker  
An acoustic apparatus using a bone-conduction speaker can eliminate a sound pressure type speaker heretofore required and permit a bone-conduction speaker to serve both in communication and in...
US20130136279 Personal Listening Device  
Among other things, an audio device for transmission of sound information to a user's pinna is disclosed, the device having an actuator and a rigid backing attached to the actuator so as to form a...
US20060018488 Bone conduction systems and methods  
A system for and method of communicating content data through bone conduction is disclosed. The content data can include radio content data, such as FM and AM radio content data, radio packet...
US20130010988 Implantable Electret Microphone  
An implantable microphone comprises a hermetically-sealed, enclosed volume and an electret member and back plate disposed with a space therebetween and capacitively coupleable to provide an output...
US20170111728 BONE CONDUCTION SPEAKER MODULE AND BONE CONDUCTION EARPHONES HAVING BONE CONDUCTION SPEAKER MODULES  
Disclosed are a bone conduction speaker module and bone conduction earphones having the bone conduction speaker modules. More particularly, the present invention relates to a bone conduction...
US20130022220 Wearable Computing Device with Indirect Bone-Conduction Speaker  
Exemplary wearable computing systems may include a head-mounted display that is configured to provide indirect bone-conduction audio. For example, an exemplary head-mounted display may include at...
US20160302003 SENSING NON-SPEECH BODY SOUNDS  
Methods, systems, and devices are disclosed for implementing mobile sensing of non-speech sounds from a human. In one aspect, a mobile sensing system includes a microphone to capture a diverse set...
US20070127745 Prevention of static bonding between medical device components  
A medical device such as a cochlear implant is disclosed, comprising: an elongate electrode carrier member formed of a first material and configured to be implanted in a recipient's cochlea, and...
US20150319526 BONE CONDUCTION SPEAKER AND BONE CONDUCTION HEADPHONE DEVICE  
A bone conduction speaker includes a vibration driver configured to generate mechanical vibrations and air vibrations from an audio signal, a first elastic member configured to cover a portion of...
US20140185822 BONE CONDUCTION SPEAKER AND BONE CONDUCTION HEADPHONE DEVICE  
When sound signals are transmitted to a coil in a vibration driver, a magnet vibrates according to change in magnetic field caused by the coil. A diaphragm vibrates up and down together with the...
US20130180033 HEADSET FOR HELMET AND HELMET COMPRISING HEADSET  
A headset for a helmet transmits audio signals using bone conduction, and transmits audio signals even when not using bone conduction. A headset for a helmet for transmitting audio signals to a...
US20050244020 Microphone and communication interface system  
The present invention eliminates the disadvantages of an analysis target used by a cellular phone and speech recognition, that is, a normal sound which is transmitted through the air and which is...
US20150305920 METHODS AND SYSTEM TO REDUCE STUTTERING USING VIBRATION DETECTION  
A system to reducing stuttering includes two devices. A vibration sensing device is worn around the user's neck and detects when a stuttering event is taking place due to the vibrations of the...
US20090060231 Bone Conduction Headphones  
A stereo headphone includes a first audio element and a second audio element to be positioned against sides of a user's head in which each of the first and second audio elements is configured to...
US20060098829 Bone conduction device  
A bone conduction device which, when particularly employed in the receiver of a bone conduction telephone, is capable of obtaining a sufficient amount of sound as to not only a bone conduction...
US20160261956 ELECTROMAGNETIC TRANSDUCER FOR GENERATING VIBRATIONS FOR SOUND AND/OR WORDS BONE CONDUCTION  
An electromagnetic transducer for generating vibrations for sounds and/or words bone conduction which comprises a magnetic yoke comprising a ferromagnetic material base plate (2), a magnetic pole...
US20100316235 BONE CONDUCTION SPEAKER WITH VIBRATION PREVENTION FUNCTION  
A bone conduction speaker having a vibration prevention structure is disclosed. In the speaker structure that a magnet and a voice coil are installed in the interior of a housing disposed in an...
US20090290730 BONE CONDUCTION SPEAKER  
A bone conductive speaker in which the hearing of external sounds is not inhibited because the earhole is not closed, the hearing efficiency is high and the sound leakage is small because the...
US20050141730 Vibration-based talk-through method and apparatus  
Hearing protectors protect the ears of its user by providing high attenuation of surrounding noise. However, nearby warning signals and speech sounds are being attenuated together with the noise....
US20080112581 Vibrating earphone with enhanced base sound effect  
A hearing device (FIG. 1, FIG. 2, FIG. 3) that simultaneously generates both air and bone conduction sounds. The vibrator (6) placed on mastoid bone can effectively produce enhanced bass sound...
US20150086046 FEEDBACK PROVIDING MODULE, FEEDBACK PROVIDING APPRATUS, AND FEEDBACK PROVIDING METHOD  
Disclosed herein are a feedback providing module, a feedback providing apparatus, and a feedback providing method. The feedback providing module includes: an upper plate part generating a...
US20150023527 ELECTRONIC APPARATUS  
An electronic apparatus that is hermetically sealable without hindering size reduction thereof is provided. An electronic apparatus 1 according to the present invention includes a housing 60 and a...
US20070160238 Bone conduction device  
The object is to provide a bone conduction device. The device is simple in construction, thin in thickness, small in leakage in magnetic flux, excellent in performance, and comprises: abase yoke...

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