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The Best Wireless Headphones for TV: Review of TV Ears and TV Listener J3

He’s starting to lose his hearing & listening to the nightly news at 100 decibels is not your idea of a relaxing evening. Or you want to catch the highlights on ESPN while lying in bed, but keeping her up makes her cranky in the morning. Of all the things couples can argue about, the TV volume shouldn’t be one of them.Wireless TV headphones provide a simple, practical solution, but there are so many different brands to choose from. Some brands are available for $20-$30 and others can cost...

On My Mind: Q&A with TV Ears Founder and CEO George Dennis

Thinking about creating a product specifically for the senior market? According to George Dennis, Founder and CEO of TV Ears, Inc., one of the keys to success in the market is solving a problem and creating a solution. Senior Housing News recently talked with the founder of TV Ears, Inc. that manufactures doctor-recommended TV listening solutions and was founded in 1998. The company has been named to 2009 Inc. Magazine’s Inc. 5,000 List, 2009 Deloitte Technology Fast 500 List and George...

Millennials, Masculinity — and Rabbit Ears

RUSH: Ladies and gentlemen, I’m fascinated by cultural evolution. It’s something I’ve been interested in for a long time. You know how each generation grows and how they end up being defined — how they define themselves — and the things that they reject from their parents and grandparents. All of that stuff fascinates me. For example, the Millennials, you just heard our last caller, they… (snorts) This is a different generation, folks, in a lot of ways. They don’t like cars. They don’t want...

Riding out Hurricane Irma on "the dirty side" in Miami

I’m on what’s called the “dirty side” of mammoth Hurricane Irma, the one where you don’t want to be, and only about 105 miles from Marco Island, expected to take the hit after the Florida Keys. But I’m grateful. How could I not be? We were expecting in Miami a catastrophic direct hit from a Category 5 hurricane. I’ll take a Cat 4, hopefully tired and winding down. Here we are, turtle & I, riding out Irma, the only creatures in this big, sturdy house. I’m the little pig who built with...