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US20110019846 HEARING AIDS CONFIGURED FOR DIRECTIONAL ACOUSTIC FITTING  
Hearing aids and a method of acoustically fitting the hearing aids comprises providing a plurality of audible tones, each having a predetermined frequency through a pair of hearing aids being worn...
US20140023213 SYSTEM FOR AUTOMATIC RECEPTION ENHANCEMENT OF HEARING ASSISTANCE DEVICES  
Method and apparatus for automatic reception enhancement of hearing assistance devices. The present subject matter relates to methods and apparatus for automatic reception enhancement in hearing...
US20120213392 SYSTEM FOR AUTOMATIC RECEPTION ENHANCEMENT OF HEARING ASSISTANCE DEVICES  
Method and apparatus for automatic reception enhancement of hearing assistance devices. The present subject matter relates to methods and apparatus for automatic reception enhancement in hearing...
US20140219485 PERSONAL COMMUNICATIONS UNIT FOR OBSERVING FROM A POINT OF VIEW AND TEAM COMMUNICATIONS SYSTEM COMPRISING MULTIPLE PERSONAL COMMUNICATIONS UNITS FOR OBSERVING FROM A POINT OF VIEW  
An embodiments described herein relates to a personal communications unit for observing from a point of view and team communications system comprising multiple personal communications units for...
US20130329923 METHOD OF FOCUSING A HEARING INSTRUMENT BEAMFORMER  
A beamformer of a hearing instrument is focused by automatically adapting the beam width and/or beam direction. A spatial orientation and/or position of the head of the hearing instrument user is...
US20110135126 HEARING AID, HEARING AID SYSTEM, WALKING DETECTION METHOD, AND HEARING AID METHOD  
A hearing aid that analyzes a surrounding acoustic environment and automatically switches between a plurality of hearing aid processing reduces noise by limiting directionality, when the user is...
US20150230033 Hearing Assistance System  
The present universal wearable computing device relates to a hearing assistance system, device, method, and apparatus that provide a discreet approach to user hearing assistance, without relying...
US20120134520 Self-Adjustable and Deforming Hearing Device  
An in-ear hearing aid device that provides users with a customizable ear piece to fit the ear canal of any user. More specifically, the present invention can comprises of a hard case to hold all...
US20140198934 CUSTOMIZATION OF ADAPTIVE DIRECTIONALITY FOR HEARING AIDS USING A PORTABLE DEVICE  
A hearing assistance system provides a hearing-aid wearer with one or more hearing aids and a portable device allowing for a wearer-driven directionality customization of the one or more hearing...
US20140185845 SPECTACLE HEARING DEVICE SYSTEM  
A spectacle hearing device system includes: a first hearing instrument, the first hearing instrument having a first wireless hearing instrument transceiver and a first acoustic output transducer;...
US20120128186 CONVERSATION DETECTION APPARATUS, HEARING AID, AND CONVERSATION DETECTION METHOD  
A conversation detection apparatus uses a head-mounted microphone array to accurately determine whether a speaker in front is a conversing person or not. A conversation detection apparatus (100)...
US20080260189 Hearing Aid Comprising Sound Tracking Means  
Sound reproduction system, for example a hearing aid system, comprising:—a direction dependent sound detection system (1), comprising a number of sound detectors (2);—at least one sound generator...
US20110216927 Hearing System  
A hearing system for use by a user is presented. The hearing system includes an external portion for placement external the user. The external portion includes a sound processing unit for...
US20090154744 DEVICE FOR THE HEARING IMPAIRED  
An electronic device for analyzing signal content derived from audible events, the device for aiding the hearing impaired.
US20080044046 HEARING AID WITH DIRECTIONAL MICROPHONE SYSTEM, AND METHOD FOR OPERATING A HEARING AID  
The invention relates to a hearing aid with a signal processing unit and at least two microphones which can be coupled together to form directional microphone systems of a different order, where...
US20120230526 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR MICROPHONE MATCHING FOR WEARABLE DIRECTIONAL HEARING DEVICE USING WEARER'S OWN VOICE  
Method and apparatus for microphone matching for wearable directional hearing assistance devices are provided. An embodiment includes a method for matching at least a first microphone to a second...
US20130195297 MULTI-DIRECTIONAL AND OMNIDIRECTIONAL HYBRID MICROPHONE FOR HEARING ASSISTANCE DEVICES  
Disclosed herein, among other things, are methods and apparatus for an directional microphone arrays for hearing assistance devices. In various embodiments, the present subject matter provides a...
US20140079259 HEARING AID AND METHOD FOR AUTOMATICALLY CONTROLLING DIRECTIVITY  
A hearing aid for automatically controlling directivity is provided. The automatic directivity controlling hearing aid controls an amplification factor and delay time for each of a plurality of...
US20050196001 Hearing aid employing electret and silicon microphones  
In a hearing device with multiple microphones, and a signal generation method, the dynamic range of hearing devices is improved by using a combination including a silicon microphone and an...
US20060177080 Earpiece with flanged extension  
An earpiece having at least one flanged extension is disclosed. The earpiece can be used to mitigate exposure to ambient sound. The earpiece can also be used to provide sound from a two-way radio...
US20100086152 HEARING AID SYSTEM FOR ESTABLISHING A CONVERSATION GROUP  
A hearing aid system adapted for establishing a conversation group with other hearing aid systems used by different users, comprises a hearing aid (1, 2, 3, 4, 5) with an associated relay device...
US20150181355 HEARING DEVICE WITH SELECTABLE PERCEIVED SPATIAL POSITIONING OF SOUND SOURCES  
A new hearing device system is disclosed herein. The hearing device system has a hearing device and a control device that allows a user to select perceived directions of arrival of selected sound...
US20150063612 HEARING AID DEVICE WITH IN-THE-EAR-CANAL MICROPHONE  
A hearing aid device is disclosed. The hearing aid device comprises a receiver configured to be arranged in the ear canal. The hearing aid device comprises a directional microphone system...
US20110188681 METHOD FOR ADAPTIVELY MATCHING MICROPHONES OF A HEARING SYSTEM AS WELL AS A HEARING SYSTEM  
A method and a hearing system for adaptively matching microphones (3, 4) of a hearing system are disclosed. The method comprising the steps of determining a true direction towards a sound source,...
US20070116309 Earpiece with extension  
An earpiece having at least one flanged extension or a resilient member or substance is disclosed. The earpiece can be used to mitigate exposure to ambient sound. The earpiece can also be used to...
US20140193007 SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR OBTAINING AN AUDIO STREAM BASED ON PROXIMITY AND DIRECTION  
Disclosed herein, among other things, are systems and methods for obtaining an audio stream for hearing assistance devices. One aspect of the present subject matter includes a method comprising...
US20130287237 METHOD OF CONTROLLING A DIRECTIONAL CHARACTERISTIC, AND HEARING SYSTEM  
A directional characteristic of a microphone facility of a hearing system is more reliably controlled. The method determines a first feature value in respect of speech in a first signal of a...
US20080273727 HEARING ASSITANCE SYSTEMS FOR PROVIDING SECOND-ORDER GRADIENT DIRECTIONAL SIGNALS  
Abstract of the Disclosure Systems, devices and methods are provided for diotically presenting second-order gradient directional hearing aid signals. The present subject matter provides an...
US20130108089 METHOD AND APPARATUS FOR MICROPHONES SHARING A COMMON ACOUSTIC VOLUME  
The present subject matter provides method and apparatus for improved microphones sharing an acoustic volume. Some embodiments are useful for hearing assistance devices. Examples of an improved...
US20060233406 Microphone device with an orientation sensor and corresponding method for operating the microphone device  
A directional microphone for a hearing device should be easy for the user to operate. To this end it is equipped with an orientation sensor, such that it can be controlled as a function of...
US20110228960 HEARING DEVICE AND METHOD FOR SETTING THE HEARING DEVICE FOR FEEDBACK-REDUCED OPERATION  
Sound from the receiver of a hearing device may be fed back to its microphones via acoustic feedback paths, which may cause undesirable whistling. It is particularly difficult to predict the...
US20150201286 SOUND CAPTURE FOCUS ADJUSTMENT FOR HEARING PROSTHESIS  
A hearing prosthesis, the hearing prosthesis including a plurality of sound capture devices and a determinator configured to generate a parameter indicative of an orientation of the plurality of...
US20130064404 SOUND CAPTURE FOCUS ADJUSTMENT FOR HEARING PROSTHESIS  
A hearing prosthesis, the hearing prosthesis including a plurality of sound capture devices and a determinator configured to generate a parameter indicative of an orientation of the plurality of...
US20050141735 Speaker system to control directivity of a speaker unit using a plurality of microphones and a method thereof  
A speaker system to control directivity of a speaker unit using a plurality of microphones, and a method thereof. The method includes sensing through a plurality of channels a shock sound with an...
US20100074460 SELF-STEERING DIRECTIONAL HEARING AID AND METHOD OF OPERATION THEREOF  
A hearing aid and a method of enhancing sound. In one embodiment, the hearing aid includes: (1) a direction sensor configured to produce data for determining a direction in which attention of a...
US20080212814 Differential directional microphone system and hearing aid device with such a differential directional microphone system  
A differential direction microphone system for a hearing aid device is described, comprising: a first directional microphone stage with a first differential directional microphone, and a second...
US20130114835 Optimal Spatial Filtering in the Presence of Wind in a Hearing Prosthesis  
The present application discloses methods, systems, and hearing prostheses for reducing wind noise and/or thermal noise in an audio signal transmitted to the user of a hearing prosthesis. A method...
US20080031477 METHOD OF ADJUSTING A HEARING INSTRUMENT  
The present invention provides a method of adjusting a hearing instrument (1) that is at least partially insertable into an ear canal (2), the hearing instrument (1) comprising at least two...
US20090310805 HEARING AID WITH ANTI-OCCLUSION EFFECT TECHNIQUES AND ULTRA-LOW FREQUENCY RESPONSE  
An occluding hearing aid having anti-occlusion effect techniques combined with at least one improvement which, in the preferred embodiment, includes enhancement of acoustic output in the...
US20050058312 Hearing aid and method for the operation thereof for setting different directional characteristics of the microphone system  
To improve the signal transmission behavior in a hearing aid with a directional microphone system having at least three microphones, a number of those microphones are connected to form microphone...
US20080192968 Hearing apparatus with automatic alignment of the directional microphone and corresponding method  
The hearing comfort when wearing hearing apparatuses is to be improved. To this end, a hearing apparatus and in particular a hearing device is proposed, which has a directional microphone with a...
US20140185846 HEARING AID WITH IMPROVED LOCALIZATION  
A hearing aid includes: a cue filter having an input that is provided with an output from the BTE sound input transducer; an adaptive feedback canceller configured to provide an output modelling a...
US20050249368 Method for deploying hearing instrument fitting software, and hearing instrument adapted therefor  
A method for deploying hearing instrument fitting software wherein the fitting software comprises executable fitting program code (13) configured to process fitting program data (12,14) on a...
US20070140516 Adhesive film for the protection of hearing device microphone ports and corresponding hearing device  
The protection of the ports of a hearing device, in particular microphone ports, is to be more easily operable in terms of installation and replacement. Provision is made for this purpose for...
US20120250916 HEARING AID DEVICE WITH A DIRECTIONAL MICROPHONE SYSTEM AND METHOD FOR OPERATING A HEARING AID DEVICE HAVING A DIRECTIONAL MICROPHONE SYSTEM  
A hearing aid device has a directional microphone system with a first microphone outputting a first microphone signal and a second microphone outputting a second microphone signal. A delay unit...
US20130208929 METHODS AND APPARATUSES FOR SETTING A HEARING AID TO AN OMNIDIRECTIONAL MICROPHONE MODE OR A DIRECTIONAL MICROPHONE MODE  
The present invention pertains to a method of automatic switching between omnidirectional (OMNI) and directional (DIR) microphone modes in a binaural hearing aid comprising a first microphone...
US20140270287 BLUETOOTH HEARING AIDS ENABLED DURING VOICE ACTIVITY ON A MOBILE PHONE  
A hearing aid device and methods implemented in hearing aid devices activate a radio frequency (RF) transceiver for communicating sounds signals for remote processing on a mobile computing device...
US20100092016 BEHIND-THE-EAR HEARING AID WHOSE MICROPHONE IS SET IN AN ENTRANCE OF EAR CANAL  
There is provided a behind-the-ear hearing aid that makes it easy for a hearing aid wearer to estimate a position of a sound source with respect to a front-back direction and that enables an...
US20070223754 HEARING AID WITH ACOUSTICAL SIGNAL DIRECTION OF ARRIVAL CONTROL  
Acoustical signals from the acoustical surrounding (U) which impinge upon a reception unit 30 are evaluated and direction of arrival (DOA) of such signals is determined. From signals indicative of...
US20090022345 Hearing device employing signal processing based on design-related parameters and corresponding method  
For enabling fast, customer-specific and precise matching of a hearing device's directional characteristic, a hearing device having a signal processing unit for performing a processing algorithm...

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