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    Can Clever Hackers Target Smart Phones?

    Two computer scientists explored how smart phones can be hacked, hijacked and exploited without their owner’s knowledge - National Science Foundation (NSF) News - Can Clever Hackers Target Smart Phones? - US National Science Foundation (NSF)
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    Why do we have ICED (Milan) ?

    ICED 2010 - Vancouver - International Congress on the Education of the Deaf - July 18 to 22, 2010 Why are people meeting together like this for the deaf? I don't understand because I though deaf education varies from country to country.
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    Book explains how focus on strengths, not failures, helps teens succeed in school

    Book explains how focus on strengths, not failures, helps teens succeed in school
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    I thought this commerical was very creative

    YouTube - Making Of Natural Gas
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    What is it like to be deaf -poem

    What Is It Like To Be Deaf? "What is it like to be deaf?" People have asked me. Deaf? Oh, hmm... how do I explain that? Simple: I can't hear. No, wait... it is much more than that. It is similar to a goldfish in a bowl, Always observing things going on. People...
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    This blog on deaf school in other countries

    Cochlear Implant Online <---- here is a school who decided to do something right, and these CI advocate comes along and want to screw it up. They can't give deaf people a break, can they? Especially in poor countries.
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    Christian groups appeal to Obama and the EPA

    Christian groups appeal to Obama and the EPA to cease mountaintop removal coal mining Washington, March 12, 2010 -- A coalition of 28 Christian groups from across denominations sent a letter today to the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) calling for immediate action to stop further...
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    Parents may not understand or recall risks associated with children's surgery

    March 15, 2010 Parents of children undergoing ear, nose and throat surgery do not appear to remember all of the risks of the procedures explained to them by clinicians, even when detailed surgical risk counseling and data sheets are used, according to a report in the March issue of Archives of...
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    Google Closed Captioning

    Does it work with older videos? Or does it only work on newer ones. Do people edit it when they see the automatic translation made an mistake? How does it work?
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    For Late-deafened

    Have you always been Hard-of-hearing (HOH)? Were you mild, moderate, or severe Hard-of-Hearing. I've noticed that some late-deafened were hard-of-hearing before their hearing got worst. I'm just curious about the definition of late-deafened. I always thought late-deafened means they were...
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    Do you believe in Stock Market?

    Just curious. In case, you didn't know, there is a game called "Pit" can teach you a few things about stock market.
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    What if Sign Languages is only done by a small percentages

    and majority of deaf kids are using Cochlear implant/hearing aids with spoken language.... you think they can function without ASL?
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    Word learning in deaf children with cochlear implants

    February 22, 2010 Learning words may be facilitated by early exposure to auditory input, according to research presented by the Indiana University School of Medicine at the American Association for the Advancement of Science Annual Meeting in San Diego, Feb. 18-22. ..... Word learning in...
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    Is speaking and listening hard work for hearing people?

    Just want to know what speaking and listening is like for hearing people. I never been hearing so I don't know what it is like. Is it easy? Hard? Do you struggle?
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    My dog have a hatred toward money...

    seriously. If we leave money out, he'll grab it and shred it into pieces. He just now tried to steal our 20 dollars so he could shred it. He does not do that with paper or newspaper. He must have a serious hatred toward money
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    What would happen to CI if the company went out of business?

    And they stop making your processors and the ones you have broke. How do you handle the situation?
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    New report argues that charter schools' political success is a civil rights failure

    February 8, 2010 ( -- Charter schools continue to stratify students by race, class, and possibly language, and are more racially isolated than traditional public schools in virtually every state and large metropolitan area in the country. New report argues that charter schools'...
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    Hearing through your teeth

    SoundBite Hearing System Technology for Single Sided Deafness
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    Healthy baby campaign uses texts to reach mothers

    for all you new moms: Healthy baby campaign uses texts to reach mothers
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    Raising deaf children

    Just a link that I thought I would post: RIT - NTID - Raising and Educating a Deaf Child