Fraunhofer Audio Blog

YEAR: 2014

 

Smart Thinking: Fraunhofer Cingo ®  is one step ahead after receiving prestigious home technology award

September 2, 2014 Fraunhofer IIS | Category: Success Stories
Smart Thinking: Fraunhofer Cingo ®  is one step ahead after receiving prestigious home technology award | ©Fraunhofer IIS/Frank Michael Eckstein

Cingo, our pocket-sized solution for cinema-quality surround sound on mobile devices, wowed technology experts in China and collected the Excellent Smart Applications for Home Entertainment Award at the 2013 National IC and Electronic Product Solutions Competition.

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International Experts Meet at Renowned Audio Conference DAFx in Erlangen

August 28, 2014 Fraunhofer IIS | Category: Events & Tradeshows
International Experts Meet at Renowned Audio Conference DAFx in Erlangen | ©Fraunhofer IIS/Sascha Disch

The International Audio Laboratories Erlangen, the Fraunhofer Institute for Integrated Circuits IIS and Friedrich-Alexander-Universität Erlangen-Nürnberg invite audio enthusiasts from around the globe to attend the renowned “Digital Audio Effects” (DAFx) conference, a first-class forum for experts in digital audio processing. The conference will be held in Erlangen, Germany from September 1–5, 2014 and will provide comprehensive insights into theory and practice in the field.

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Move into the fast lane of sound with the new Audi TT and Fraunhofer’s Symphoria ®

July 30, 2014 Fraunhofer IIS | Category: Automotive, Products & Technologies, Success Stories
Bang & Olufsen Sound System with Symphoria in the Audi TT. Operated via the Audi virtual cockpit. ©AUDI AG

The Fraunhofer technology Symphoria complements Bang & Olufsen’s automotive sound system in the new Audi TT and brings first class sound to roads around the world. The new Audi TT released in 2014 is the first production car to be equipped with Symphoria.

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HE-AAC Test Suite Launched at NAB by Digital TV Labs and Fraunhofer IIS

April 10, 2014 Fraunhofer IIS | Category: Audio, Products & Technologies, Success Stories
HE-AAC Test Suite Launched at NAB by Digital TV Labs and Fraunhofer IIS | ©Fraunhofer IIS/Matthias Rose

Digital TV Labs and Fraunhofer IIS have joined forces to develop the world’s first MPEG-4 HE-AAC audio test suite for DVB receivers now available to broadcast device manufacturers.

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NAB Show 2014: Stay Informed Whenever, Wherever with the Emergency Warning Feature for Digital Radio

April 9, 2014 Fraunhofer IIS | Category: Broadcasting, Events & Tradeshows, Products & Technologies
NAB Show 2014: Stay Informed Whenever, Wherever with the Emergency Warning Feature EWF for Digital Radio | ©Fraunhofer IIS

Earthquakes, storm surges, forest fires, chemical disasters: in case of disaster, delivering rapid and reliable information to the population is essential. There should be no hesitation in providing answers to crucial questions such as “What is going on?”, “Which area is affected?”, “What do I need to do?” and “Where can I get help?”.

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