Posts Tagged ‘Nolan Bushnell’

Gaming Wizards– ATARI

Atari is a corporate and brand name, oftenly called as creators of electronic gaming world. It was established in the year 1972 by an ex electrical engineer Nolan Bushnell and his friend Ted Dabney. From the date of its establishment it was owned by various business entities. Now it is owned by, a wholly owned [...]

Father of Electronic Gaming

Nolan Bushnell, inventor of Pong and founder of Atari, is rightly considered the father of electronic gaming.
He was born in Utah on 5 feb.1940, was a typical childhood inventor. He won a third grade science project on the theme production of electricity. He nearly burned his home garage while trying to launch a [...]

A billion dollar gaming industry

With an overall turn over of 27.5$ billion this industry even leads the music and movie industry combined.

But this modern video game industry had a humble start, but steady

In winters of the year 1966, a New Hampshire engineer earlier working for a defense contractor making electronic gears for military came up [...]