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    Does anyone use Ring security and link wifi lights for notifications?

    Yes, you will need to set up using Google Assistant/Google Home and it compatible with Nest Smoke alarm, Ring, and Phillips Hue. Just to let you know that Ring recently added to Google Home. That will eliminate Alexa because how deaf people can hear what Alexa saying you know? Also Google...
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    Captel@ 840I Recipient Issues?

    This is pretty common, remember that when you call on Captel, you are connecting to Caption Service, and same time it connect to person you are calling. Now the Caption service sometime have poor line and receiver will have hard time hearing it. What I would do is to let your caller know that...
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    Does anyone who has experience Cyber-security?

    Cyber-Security is one of the hottest job position which require security protection from malicious attacks. This involved protecting servers, internets, mobile systems and Wifi. I don't have much experience with NGFW (New Generation Firewall), but lot of experience in Firewall. As for example...
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    Suggestions for best mic for Live Transcribe

    As far as Church goes, yes I'm aware of no background noise... The solution is to have wireless mic that connect to the sound system and have a person pass the mic around. That should help both you and the older people who could not hear from the people speaks in the congregation. The only worry...
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    Suggestions for best mic for Live Transcribe

    Having Transcribe or other means of assessable conversation apps (like Ava etc...), it's very hard to control all the background noise. As you know that background noise is louder than the person talk. Meaning that you have to hold your wired mic real close to the mouth. The bluetooth Pod do not...
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    I just got my first pair of hearing aids

    Curious, you wear ear mold(s) or just dome style inner ear mold(s) and what company is your HA?
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    Can't believe this place is dying....

    SR, got any idea or feedback about improving this site? any wish list?
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    Can't believe this place is dying....

    I know it's hard to see that way.... remember back in the day where many deaf people hang out in deaf clubs... having beers, ability to hugs, warm facial expression etc.... and then the internet born. Deaf clubs turning into cobweb..... Website booming and MySpace, Facebook, AllDeaf, DeafVideo...
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    Alert systems that work in power outages?

    The solution is to get UPS (Uninterruptible Power Supply ) and yes it cost anywhere between $50 to $150 depending on how long the battery supply. Normally you can get very low 450VA power for $50 and can last about 2 to 4 hours. Since you are using only clock (with vibrator) and lights draw very...
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    Captioned Theatre

    So you saying that there's no place to hang the large format TV screen? As example below and you can hire Captel Service Specialists llc that will give live captioning.
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    Action Alert! Improve the Quality of Live Captions on TV—Your Comments Needed by September 13!

    Tell me something, what is your experience with CC? Is it perfect!!??
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    Action Alert! Improve the Quality of Live Captions on TV—Your Comments Needed by September 13!

    Hi Guys!! Thought I share this with you all. Some of you may already have this information but I encourage everyone to send a comments about the quality of the CC. To me, the quality of CC is really bad. Every single channel always something different. So, please send a comments!! Thanks!! If...
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    Never have i ever ....

    Okaaaay…. I have never done..... Fake nails dyed my hair had braces ran a marathon 4 pts
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    Best way to feel music

    That is the best way to feel the music......