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Frequent Questions

Isn’t this a decades-old technology?

Like computers, magnetic induction loop technology began some 80 years ago, and now is in newly developed forms (with new amplifier and telecoil technologies, and new computer-modeled designs for complex installations). The International Hearing Access Committee expects that “TC [telecoils], HL [hearing loops] /ALS [assistive listening solutions] usage will continue for the next 10–15 years and beyond.”