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  • Ray Dolby, Father Of Modern Noise Reduction, Dead At 80

    Ray Dolby, Father Of Modern Noise Reduction, Dead At 80

    Ray Dolby, creator of the Dolby noise-reduction system that revolutionized recording, died on September 12, 2013. He suffered from Alzheimer’s and died of leukemia in his San Francisco home. He was 80 years old. Dolby’s creation, released in 1966, produced a cleaner, crisper sound for recording studios and record labels and considerably reduced the hiss or hum associated with… Read More