DTS (Dedicated to Sound), Inc. is a multichannel audio technology developer that was founded by Terry Beard. The company is headquartered in Calabasas, California, USA and is currently owned by Xperi Corporation. After Steven Spielberg chose DTS for Jurassic Park, the system has been adopted by more than 1000 cinemas across the US. DTS has core expertise in audio technology, audio data compression, audio encoding, and audio re-mastering. The company mainly functions by licensing its audio technologies and codec to other consumer electronics manufacturers. DTS’s portfolio includes products lines such as DTS-HD master audio suite, DTS-HD surround audio suite, HD radio, DTSLX, Play-Fi, and Headphone: X.