Deaf Geek Mods Implant Firmware

Boing Boing: Deaf geek mods implant-firmware so he can enjoy music again based on Wired story. It’s wonderful that Michael Chorost. has had great success with his implant. I continue to go to speech and listening therapy every Thursday and listen to 1080 AM radio (talk radio) and catch words and phrases here and there. Not always enough to figure out the gist of the conversation. Boy, they sure say phone numbers a lot on that station! [ Link: Bryan ]
Update: This is the guy who wrote Rebuilt. Sure, I’d like to read it — as a book reviewer and abstract writer, it’ll be a while before I get to it.

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    • boult on January 19, 2006 at 6:53 pm
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    you may want to read his own blog where he has a entry about this article.

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