TV Noise Drowns Out Phone Ringing

By: Frank Engelman.  Updated: September 17, 2021.


Problem description

In my Dad’s nursing home everybody has their TV blasting, including My Dad. Sometimes he can’t even hear me calling on a video chat request on his Alexa Show.

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