Pioneer Home Entertainment USA has announced the arrival of two new Pioneer Elite home theater receivers, both featuring Dolby Atmos functionality.
Dolby Laboratories held a demonstration day to showcase both its cinema and home theater applications of Dolby Atmos sound technology at its New York City offices. The company's senior director of sound technology research, Brett Crockett, and its director of content creation and playback, Craig Eggers, provided background and explanation on how it all works.
Consumer 3D printing firm New Matter announced that it has closed a Series A funding round of $6.5 million. The round was led by Alsop Louie Partners, and also included funds from Arden Road Investments, Biotechonomy, Dolby Family Ventures, First Round Capital, Idealab and frogVentures.
Ultra HD TV—frequently called "UHD" at the International CES in a further failure to settle on standard nomenclature—is nothing new. At this year's show, these TVs were again all over the place, but the big improvement touted was more accurate color reproduction.