Dolby Digital is the name for audio compression technologies developed by Dolby Laboratories. It was originally named Dolby Stereo Digital until 1994. Except for Dolby TrueHD, the audio compression is lossy. The first use of Dolby Digital was to provide digital sound in cinemas from 35mm film prints. It is now also used for other applications such as HDTV broadcast, DVDs, Blu-ray Discs and game consoles.
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  • Comments of the Week

    … well done too. Not too many pointless collectibles - mostly puzzles and lead in's to other side missions. I think the WD/AC comparison is pretty accurate. Fingers crossed WD2 is on par with AC2...but then let's hope WD3 isn't the dog of a game that AC3 was..." - richardr Sensible comment of the week, there. "I guess I'm the only one who thinks 107…

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  • The State of Gaming: Assassin’s Creed

    …. At least I hope so. Right then, so let’s get started. Previous Assassin’s Creed Games It’s crazy to think that in the nearly 7 years of Assassin’s Creed’s existence, there have already been 6 main games in the original AC, AC2, AC Brotherhood, AC Revelations, AC3 and AC4 Black Flag, 2 minor games in Liberations (which was originally exclusive to PS…

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  • How Making an ‘Assassin’s Creed’ is Like ‘Directing an Aliens Movie’

    … of the industry’s most story-driven franchises in Assassin’s Creed to one of the most free-wheeling. But it’s a change he clearly welcomes. Hutchinson will be familiar to followers of the Assassin’s Creed series, having acted as creative director on Assassin’s Creed 3. In the world of AAA game development he’s about as outspoken as most creative leads…

    Andrew Dyce/ Game Rant- 1 readers -