I paid $6K for my Audeo B-Directs, and will pay the same for the Marvels I am on trial with. In NYC, $6.5K is NOT a rip-off!
GEEZ, I would scream invented cusswords if I got notifications via my aids. Like GIT OUTTA HERE! I have an Android, but have installed NO APPS for any aids ever! I simply don’t want the downsides for whatever upside a HA app would provide.
The less we have to interface with cloud computing (and hackers everywhere), the better.