World of Sound Blog

Stavros Basseas and David Green decided to do something about the millions of people in the world who need hearing help but have limited funds and no access to services. Here in the US, we have an extensive network of medical and hearing health professionals to address the need for hearing aids plus hearing aid batteries are available at any corner pharmacy. This supply chain just doesn’t exist in emerging nations. But what they typically do have are cell phone towers and at least some access to cell phones. This was a good jumping off point to begin the project. 

NPR Profiles the Sound World CS10: Part 2

- Wednesday, July 03, 2013

On NPR's Morning Edition today, John Ydstie again reported on our inaugural product, the CS10 personal sound amplifier, and the impact it's having on how moderate hearing loss is treated in the U.S. and around the world. We've posted an excerpt below. 

Sound World CS10 on Fox News Chicago

- Tuesday, July 02, 2013

CS10 on Fox Chicago NewsFollowing the lead of John Ydstie of NPR's Morning Addition, Fox News Chicago covers the efforts of our founder, Stavros Basseas, and the availability of our first product, the CS10 Personal Sound Amplifier. An excerpt of Chicago man's invention offers new hope for the hard of hearing" by Lisa Chavarria is posted below: