Posts Tagged: "Hearing Impaired"

Lip Roboto

Flesh Light Looking Robot Is For The Hearing Impaired

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Creepy probably best describes this weird looking robot, but as Popsci discovered this funky looking contraption is more than a workshop project.  Built at Japan’s Kagawa University, the almost flesh light looking contraption was built to help those who are hearing impaired learn how to pronounce words. [GR]57zsMfuTk1U[/GR] It uses...

wasabi_alarm

Wasabi Smelling Fire Alarm For The Deaf

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I hate to say this, but the one benefit of being hearing impaired is not having to deal with the searing sounds of a household fire alarm.  I guess being burned in a fire is worse, but I was just referring to when the batteries need changing. A Japanese company...