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Touch the Sound / hearing aid

Touch the Sound
Touch the Sound

Touch the Sound is a hair band designed for hearing impaired. It contains the array microphones, the array vibrators, and the mini computer. The array microphones position direction of sound and the computer drive the vibrators for users to be aware of sounds.
When using Touch the Sound, the vibrators should touch and applied to the Prefrontal bone and the bone behind the ears. Then specific sounds shall first be recorded into mobile device (such as car honk.…already built in) and Synchronized to the computer, the diverse vibrations types are designated such as cats, doorbell or even names. Thus, the user will touch most of sound sources.

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National Cheng Kung University

National Cheng Kung University
Tainan City, Taiwan

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Design

Chang Yu Pan

Chang Yu Pan
Kaohsiung county, Taiwan