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Dolby enables 7.1 surround sound for streaming media

10/18/2011, While we’ve had HD-quality streaming movies for some time now, the same couldn’t be said about the audio experience for folks with 7.1 surround sound systems. Well, we’ve got some good news for you. Dolby has just announced the first 7.1...

Dolby vs. RIM lawsuit dismissed

09/13/2011, A few months ago we reported about Research In Motion (RIM) receiving a lawsuit from the folks over at Dolby Laboratories due to unlicensed used of its technology in the PlayBook. Well, it’s been reported that the lawsuit has been dismissed today....

Dolby announces 3D Kids’ Glasses

06/23/2011, 3D movies are all the rage right now – pretty much every movie that involves a cartoon character is optimized for the 3D experience. While cinemas have 3D glasses in adult sizes that are designed to be “one size fits all”, it’s usually...


Dolby sues RIM over unlicensed use of its technology

06/17/2011, It looks like things aren’t going too well for RIM. The company’s latest product, the BlackBerry PlayBook hasn’t exactly been flying off the shelves, and now the company has just come under fire with a lawsuit from Dolby. Dolby...

Dolby Latest Surround Sound Technology for PCs

01/04/2011, [CES 2010] Dolby is coming to CES with an enhanced surround sound technology for our beloved computers, so we can treat our ears with the ultimate audio experience while playing or working on the PC. The fourth generation of the Dolby PC Entertainment...

Netflix to offer 5.1-channel surround sound

10/14/2010, Netflix has made it known to the masses earlier this morning that they will deliver 5.1-channel surround sound for its Internet streaming component, otherwise known as Dolby Digital Plus. This would be be embedded in movies, delivering any supporting...

Dolby lowers price of reusable 3D glasses

03/15/2010, With 3D movies catching on, it seems that Dolby has decided to grow a heart by lowering the price of its reusable 3D glasses. Yup, the list price is now $17 compared to $27.50 previously, making them all the more affordable and cost-effective (allowing...

New Dolby Mobile with 5.1 Genuine Surround Sound at MWC

02/15/2010, [MWC 2010] Dolby Laboratories is releasing its new version of Dolby Mobile, featuring discrete 5.1 multichannel surround sound. Dolby will held its first public demonstration of its latest technology on an LG Android-based smartphone. I was invited to...

Holiday shopping: our Uber10 suggestions and vote!

11/23/2009,   The holiday shopping season is here and we’ve compiled an Uber10 list. A vote is open on the uber10 page to select an 11th gadget so help us choose! The Uber10 Awards were unveiled at a cool Ubergizmo event in San Francisco last week...