Mimi turns up the volume on its hearing well-being platform

TechCrunch Battlefield (NYC 2014) finalists Mimi Hearing Technologies just closed its $25 million Series B funding to continue whispering its mission of hearing well-being from the rooftops. The compa

Mimi teams up with Skullcandy, Cleer and Beyerdynamic to personalize audio

Audio processing startup Mimi promises to make a personalized hearing profile for you, meaning that you can hear well without having to crank the volume up too loudly. This both helps prevent hearing

All The Important Stuff From TechCrunch Disrupt NY

So what happened at Disrupt NY? With 25 panels, 27 startup demos, and a hackathon, TechCrunch's annual gathering in New York produced plenty of news, insight, and controversy. Even if you were there i

This Week On The TC Gadgets Podcast: Disrupt Hardware Rocks Our Socks

This week, TechCrunch was consumed by Disrupt NY 2014. It was an amazing week, and made even better by the appearance of three hardware companies in our Disrupt Battlefield finals. <a href="https:

And The Winner Of TechCrunch Disrupt NY 2014 Is… Vurb

It’s been a long, tough road, but it’s finally time to crown the winner of the Disrupt Battlefield. This year’s batch was truly awesome. Twenty-seven startups took the stage to pre

Mimi Launches An iPhone App To Combat Hearing Loss

<a target="_blank" href="http://www.mimi.io">Mimi</a>, a company launching today as part of TechCrunch's Disrupt NY Startup Battlefield, plans to use the iPhone to help people with hearing loss. I

Mimi ear switch: Not what we need right now

<img src="http://www.crunchgear.com/wp-content/uploads/2009/03/thenewgizmocjpg.jpeg">Some <a HREF="http://www.physorg.com/news155728914.html">Japenese folks</a> invented the "ear switch," an in-ear de