Saturday, March 25th, 2017

June 2016 – Video was not the only topic of discussion at the SMPTE ETCA event. Audio was also a key part of the conversations and discussions. Sound creates a great deal of the emotion of a visual experience. It can both, enhance and soften a scene as well as direct the point of attention [...]

March 19, 2015, GPU Technology Conference, San Jose, CA—Thad Beier from Dolby talked about the coming changes in the video landscape to move towards higher dynamic range for the displays. The advent of 4k or ultra-high definition TV sets requires more than just increasing the number pixels, but needs more dynamic range and color gamut. [...]

June 2013 – At the monthly meeting of the Santa Clara Valley chapter of the IEEE Consumer Electronics society in June, Dolby Labs in Sunnyvale presented their laptop sized and large format (56″) glasses free Stereoscopic 3D display/TV system to a standing room only audience. The S3D TV marketplace has been rocky, as the hype [...]

June 2013 – This year’s E3 conference had a strong showing of audio accessories – headsets – and new accompanying technology to supplement the games. Using new control ICs in the headsets, and the new sound possible from the consoles for both gaming and streaming video, these headsets are bringing a new level of personalized [...]

June 2013 – This year’s E3 conference had a strong showing of audio accessories – headsets – and new accompanying technology to supplement the games. As the games have moved up in visual quality and resolution, the audio is now catching up. The new platforms including the consoles, new integrated graphics PCs, and multi-core mobile [...]