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Sound future for home cinema (25 Jan 2004)
George Lucas claimed that audio makes up 50% of the impact of a movie, but some audiophiles say listening is a skill that was lost long ago thanks to a blizzard of sound that now follows us through everyday life.
Manufacturers are trying to overcome this problem with something called tactile audio, putting speakers in chairs that vibrate along with the movie so you hear and feel very crash and bang.
Article URL: http://news.bbc.co.uk/1/hi/technology/3424219.stm

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