Hong Kong - D-BOX Technologies Inc. [DBO.A on the TSX (Canada) Venture Exchange], a leader in motion technology for the entertainment industry, is pleased to announce it has established compatibility with the Digital Cinema servers manufactured by GDC Technology ("GDC"), one of the largest digital cinema solution providers in the world.

This latest announcement provides D-BOX an opportunity to further expand its business together with GDC, whose software-based digital cinema solution has garnered nearly 400 installations in North America and 2,000 internationally. GDC joins a growing number of D-BOX compatible digital equipment manufacturers that together represent a significant market share of the North American and international movie theatre markets.

Since its introduction, digital cinema technology has continued to grow on a global scale offering moviegoers a crisper, clearer movie experience. With the addition of digital cinema capabilities, movie theatres are able to feature digital 3-D movies, live satellite screenings and alternative content such as plays and musicals, as well as live concerts and sporting events

"We are thrilled to be compatible with GDC's Digital Cinema servers and we're looking forward to theatre installations combining our technologies," stated Claude Mc Master, President and CEO of D-BOX Technologies. "D-BOX Motion CodeTM is currently available in seven movie theatres throughout North America and has an aggressive rollout plan for new locations and a continuous flow of motion-enhanced movies, all for the benefit of moviegoers. Through compatibility with industry leaders, such as GDC, D-BOX is in a great position to ride the current digital wave within the theatrical industry."

"D-BOX's ground-breaking patented technology has opened up a whole new world to movie goers in their viewing experience," said Dr. Man-Nang CHONG, founder and CEO of GDC Technology. "GDC is quick to recognize the significance of this new technology and we are glad that D-BOX has acted swiftly to establish compatibility with our servers, thus ensuring that our customers will be among the earliest to enjoy this latest technology."

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SAN DIEGO -- Sony is joining forces with movie theaters across the country to create a unique series of multi-player gaming events that highlight the potential of "alternative content" as an additional revenue source for exhibitors during non-peak times.

To support the release of the PlayStation3 title UNCHARTED 2: Among Thieves, Sony Computer Entertainment of America and Sony Digital Cinema Solutions and Services are producing four exclusive "sneak peek" events. Attendees will have the chance to play UNCHARTED 2 on the big screen, powered by Sony Electronics 4K digital cinema technology, which provides image resolution four times greater than high-definition consumer televisions.

"Sony 4K digital cinema technology delivers an enhanced viewing experience unlike anything seen in theaters before," said Mike Fidler, senior vice president of Sony Electronics' Digital Cinema Solutions and Services Group. "But it also offers exhibitors additional programming options from alternative content such as gaming events, simulcasts, pre-recorded concerts, and sporting events, to maximize a movie theater's profitability and fill auditoriums during non-peak times."

As the move to digital cinema continues, exhibitors across the United States are increasing their menu of services and amenities to elevate the theater-going experience, turning theaters into "digital entertainment destinations."

According to Fidler, this type of in-theater gaming event gives gamers and movie-going consumers an unprecedented out-of-home experience.

"As a total entertainment company, Sony is able to draw upon resources across its professional, consumer and content groups to create diversity and value for consumers and a practical solution for exhibitors," Fidler said.

The "sneak peek" events will take place on October 5 and 6, 6-11 p.m., at the following theaters:

- Landmark Embarcadero, San Francisco, Calif.
- Muvico Theaters, Rosemont, Ill.
- Muvico Theaters, Thousand Oaks, Calif.
- Lincoln Square Cinemas, Bellevue, Wash.

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SAN FRANCISCO -- Dolby Laboratories, Inc. (NYSE:DLB) today announced that Ioan Allen, Senior Vice President at Dolby Laboratories, will be presented with the Silver Medal Award at the 127th Audio Engineering Society (AES) Convention at the Javits Center in New York. Allen is receiving the award in recognition of his "outstanding contributions, sustained over four decades, to motion picture sound, including audio recording and playback technology, operational standards, equipment, and the acoustics of cinemas."

Established by the Society in 1953--and originally called the Emile Berliner Award in honor of audio pioneers Alexander Graham Bell, Emile Berliner, and Thomas Edison--the AES Silver Medal honors professionals whose work represents exceptional developments or achievements in the field of audio engineering. Prior recipients in the area of film sound engineering include John Frayne, Ray Dolby, and Tomlinson Holman.

"I would like to personally congratulate Ioan Allen on this accomplishment and thank him for his contributions in advancing audio for the motion picture industry," said Wieslaw Woszczyk, Audio Engineering Society Awards Committee Chair. "Year after year, we continue to recognize members who have dedicated time and effort to the advancement of knowledge and professional practice in audio engineering. Today we are pleased that Mr. Allen is amongst the coveted list of Silver Award recipients."

Allen's list of accomplishments in the audio industry extends back to 1969, the year he joined Dolby Laboratories. Allen was in large part responsible for the origination and development of all the major audio advancements emanating from the Dolby film program and has been a fellow of the AES since 1980. Often recognized for his work in the film industry over the years, Allen has been the recipient of awards from the National Association of Theatre Owners and the BKSTS, and was honored with the Samuel L. Warner Award from the SMPTE. He is an adjunct professor in film sound at the University of Southern California, and has an honorary doctorate from the University of Nottingham in the UK. Allen received Scientific and Engineering Awards from the Academy of Motion Picture Arts and Sciences in 1979, 1987, 2001, and 2004, and was awarded an Oscar in 1989.

"It is a great honor and pleasure to be named a recipient of this prestigious award," said Allen. "I would like to thank the Society for recognizing my work in the advancement of motion picture audio."

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SAN FRANCISCO - More than 100 million users of Yahoo! will now have direct access to Flixster, from the new Yahoo! homepage.

Flixster's unique combination of movie information and social networking has led it to become the fastest-growing movie site, and Yahoo's integration of third-party apps means users can now have the full Flixster experience directly on their personalized homepage.

Utilizing the Flixster app, users will be able to look up showtimes, see nearly 2 billion movie ratings, read reviews from other users and national critics, rate and recommend movies, all without leaving their Yahoo! homepage.

"Movie information has always been one of the most popular features on Internet homepages," said Joe Greenstein, founder and CEO of Flixster. "Flixster is making that experience a social one, enabling millions of movie fans to connect with their friends to share and discover new movies through Yahoo!"

Yahoo! users will join with the more than 20 million people each month who already use Flixster's services on www.flixster.com, and on Flixster's apps for the iPhone, Palm Pre, Android, Facebook and MySpace.

Launched in Janaury 2006, Flixster now offers its users access to nearly 2 billion movie reviews written by users, as well as to more than 19,000 movie trailers, plus quizzes, games, photos and details about more than 75,000 movies in the Flixster database. Visit Flixster for more details and to join the fast-growing Flixster community of movie lovers.

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CYPRESS, CA - Christie, a global leader in visual solutions for entertainment, business and industry, announced that Supercines, the largest and most modern cinema chain in Ecuador, selected Christie CP2000-SB digital cinema projectors to equip its newest 15-screen multiplex in Quito, the capital of Ecuador. Headquartered in Guayaquil and owned by Corporación El Rosado S.A., one of the region's most important industrialist groups, Supercines has theaters in all of the country's major cities. It has earned a reputation for revolutionizing the cinema-going experience in Ecuador through the introduction of innovations such as stadium seating, tri-amplified Dolby® digital sound, and high resolution wall-to-wall screens.

Martin Schwartz, general manager of the Entertainment Division for Corporación El Rosado S.A., observed, "Supercines' audiences enjoy the latest releases shown on equipment that represents the state-of-the-art in image and sound. We have had excellent results working with Christie; the Company has played an important part in our success over the years. Christie digital projectors are extremely reliable and very easy to maintain and service. In our conversion to digital technology, we have been getting exceptional technical support from Christie's expert technicians and from our supplier, Cinema Equipment and Supplies, based in Miami, Florida. We have plans on the drawing board for many more digital cinemas in the near future, and look forward to continuing our working relationships with them."

The newest Supercines, a 15-screen multiplex in Quito with 7 exclusive VIP areas, features the Supercines Giant Theater, GT-MAX. It has the biggest screen in the world, more than 77ft x 44ft (23.5m x 13.5m) and provides an overwhelming viewing experience, especially in 3-D. Christie CP2000-SB projectors are used to project exceptionally large, bright 3-D images on the giant screen.

"We installed two Christie CP2000-SB digital cinema projectors with Christie Brilliant3D triple-flash technology, providing full 2K resolution for 3-D, the most light output, and maximum lamp efficiency," said Guillermo Younger, president of Cinema Equipment and Supplies. "We plan to install another CP2000-SB projector for that multiplex in the next few months. All the digital projectors in the Supercines chain are Christie. Along with Dolby 3D servers, QSC amps and speakers, and Christie CDXL and CXL lamps, they project the best picture possible on the screen. Supercines plans to install a total of 19 Christie CP2000-SB digital projectors and Dolby 3D by the end of the year."

Jaime Sanchez, sales manager, Cinema Equipment and Supplies, added, "Over the years, Supercines has demonstrated its dedication to entertaining its customers with the highest quality equipment and facilities. Our decision to work with Christie was based on previous experience with their projectors, which have proven to be highly reliable, cost-effective and perform consistently. We know the show will always go on with Christie digital projectors."

Ecuador, located in the center of South America, has a population of close to 14 million. It is home to Corporación El Rosado S.A, whose diverse commercial activities include entertainment such as cinemas, shopping malls and radio stations.

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