Yearly Archive: 2013

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In “Gravity,” music—and Dolby Atmos—recreate the disorientation of space

In the hit film Gravity, director Alfonso Cuarón faced an unusual question: How do you use sound to help tell a story that takes place in space,...

“Gravity” may be the killer app for Dolby Atmos

Every new technology needs a killer app – a product using the technology that grabs the public’s consciousness and proves the value of the technological innovation. For...

Tricking the brain, and other Dolby intern adventures

Most interns don’t deliberately try to deceive executives at their employer’s company, but Dolby intern Jimmy Tobin was asked to do just that. For a reception following...

Wendy Carlos: Ray Dolby made recording “something magical”

Innovative composer and musician Wendy Carlos wrote and performed music for A Clockwork Orange (1971), the first film to use Dolby noise reduction technology. But her memories...