SRS Labs said this week that it has added industry veteran John Kellogg as its new executive director of corporate strategy. Kellogg had been at Dolby since the 1980s, most recently as general manager of content relations.
By Janet Pinkerton SAN FRANCISCO—All we really wanted to do was watch movies in Dolby Laboratories' tweaked out studio theater/ laboratory, but we had to earn our keep. So, between an ever-changing spread of snacks, I and about 20 other journalists spent two days shuffling through Dolby's demonstrations of Dolby Pro Logic II (yes, II), Meridian Lossless Packing used in DVD-Audio, Advanced Audio Coding (AAC) and Dolby Headphone. Dolby also briefed us on the status of Dolby E for broadcast transmission of 5.1 audio via broadcast digital TV signals and the growing usage of 5.1-channel audio in games. Dolby Headphone sound danced around