Google empowers hearing loss sufferers through new Android features

Google has launched two new features for Android phones destined to make life easier for hearing-impaired users.

The Google Play Store is now offering Android phone users two innovative software functions: Sound Amplifier, which filters and enhances sounds, increasing quiet sounds without raising louder sounds; and a Beta version of Live Transcribe, which picks up speech through the phone’s microphone, converting it to real-time captioning on the phone screen.

Read the full story here on the Audiology Worldnews website.