The Next Dolby? The Next TiVo? Tactile Experience Coming to Broadcast Technology
BayStreet.ca reports that A Clockwork Orange may have taken a futuristic look at the world, but not without the help of some futuristic audio enhancements. Dolby Laboratories Inc. (NYSE: DLB) debuted its now-ubiquitous audio compression technology with the release of that movie in 1971. By encoding the soundtrack with its unique algorithm, the movie theater experience was changed forever and the company went on to become a $3.5 billion media industry giant.
Fast-forwarding to today, The Guitammer Company Inc. (OTCQB: GTMM) has developed an innovative technology of its own that it hopes will take the same track. By allowing the viewers to actually feel the impact of punches and explosions, the company’s ButtKicker® hardware and recently patented broadcast technology could represent the next big improvement to both cinema and home viewing. Considering the industry-wide success of Dolby Digital’s audio improvements and 3D technology’s visual improvements, Guitammer’s approach to adding and improving another sensory layer of experience makes it worth a look for investors.
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