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  1. The (Almost) Untold Story of TV POWWW - The Original(??) Video Game TV Game Show

    11-30-2021 at 06:45 AM
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    http://allincolorforaquarter.blogspot.com/2014/06/the-almost-untold-story-of-tv-powww.html
  2. David Lawson, one of the founding fathers of the UK games industry, passed away

    11-25-2021 at 11:55 PM
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    https://www.eurogamer.net/articles/2021-11-24-remembering-david-lawson-one-of-the-founding-fathers-of-the-uk-games-industry
  3. Atari invests in Antstream, may buy MobyGames

    11-24-2021 at 10:56 PM
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    https://www.gamesindustry.biz/articles/2021-11-24-atari-invests-in-anstream-may-buy-mobygames
  4. Atari’s New Collectible Game Cartridges off to a Rocky Start

    11-19-2021 at 02:24 AM
    Atari is making game cartridges again, but it's a little foggy on some of the details https://kotaku.com/atari-s-new-collectible-game-cartridges-off-to-a-rocky-1848075679

    Updated 11-19-2021 at 02:36 AM by TWIN GALAXIES

  5. How I Managed to Design the Most Successful Educational Computer Game of All Time

    11-18-2021 at 12:48 PM
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    https://medium.com/the-philipendium/how-i-managed-to-design-the-most-successful-educational-computer-game-of-all-time-4626ea09e184
  6. Videogame Heritage Society: The future of game preservation?

    11-04-2021 at 12:14 PM
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    https://wireframe.raspberrypi.com/articles/vhs-the-future-of-game-preservation
  7. U.S Copyright Office says "yes" to preserving old software, "no" to old games

    10-28-2021 at 10:47 PM
    But game preservation might open up in a future update https://www.gamedeveloper.com/business/u-s-copyright-office-says-yes-to-preserving-old-software-no-to-old-games-
  8. Computer Space launched the video game industry 50 years ago

    10-17-2021 at 03:01 PM
    Here's the real reason you probably haven't heard of it https://theconversation.com/computer-space-launched-the-video-game-industry-50-years-ago-heres-the-real-reason-you-probably-havent-heard-of-it-168349
  9. A very in-depth history of Sinclair Research by Tony Smith, formerly of The Register

    10-11-2021 at 04:06 AM
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    Part one: https://blog.smittytone.net/2021/09/16/sir-clive-sinclair-1940-2021-how-it-all-began/Part two: https://blog.smittytone.net/2021/09/24/clive-sinclair-1940-2021-part-two-radionics-last-great-hope-the-microcomputer/Part three: https://blog.smittytone.net/2021/10/02/clive-sinclair-1941-2021-part-three-resurgam/ ...
  10. «1982: I wrote Alien Attack, my first game, on an Atari 400, in BASIC»

    09-24-2021 at 01:18 AM
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    Thread https://twitter.com/shahidkamal/status/1436771192892018693
  11. Home computing pioneer Sir Clive Sinclair dies aged 81

    09-16-2021 at 11:24 AM
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    https://www.theguardian.com/technology/2021/sep/16/home-computing-pioneer-sir-clive-sinclair-dies-aged-81

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  12. Dread - WIP Doom clone on the Amiga 500 & Atari ST gets the first tech demo map release

    09-07-2021 at 12:38 AM
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    http://www.indieretronews.com/2021/09/dread-wip-doom-clone-on-amiga-500-gets.html


  13. «I made Google Maps 8-bit for the NES because Google wouldn't»

    09-04-2021 at 11:32 PM
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    https://hackaday.com/2021/09/02/google-maps-now-on-the-nes/



  14. Game Saves: Preserving the Film of Computer Quiz

    09-03-2021 at 11:33 PM
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    Staff from The Strong explore the unique challenges of preserving Nutting Associates’ 1967 coin-operated game Computer Quiz and the reel of film inside.
  15. Exposing Fraud and Deception in the Retro Video Game Market

    08-25-2021 at 01:23 AM
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    Karl Jobst: «In today's video we take a look at the current retro video game bubble. We learn who caused it to happen, who is profiting, and what needs to be done to fix it».
  16. The Magic Room: Atari computer camp movie (long-lost 18-minute version)

    08-22-2021 at 01:56 AM
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    Kay Savetz: «From 1982 through 1984, Atari ran summer computer camps at several locations around the United States. That first year, Atari commissioned a film about its summer camps, about the kids and teachers who were there, about the process of learning about computers, about kids challenging ...
  17. There is not one single PlayStation game in the top 30 in Japan

    08-20-2021 at 04:54 AM
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    https://gamingbolt.com/sony-and-ps5s-performance-in-japan-is-becoming-a-grave-concern
  18. Nintendo vs. Galoob Game Genie Lawsuit 1992 Exhibit F: Peripheral Misuse

    08-11-2021 at 01:33 AM
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    «TRIGGER WARNING: There are some rapid flashing images in this video. If that type of thing affects you, please don't watch it. This is a VHS tape that was prepared by Galoob and submitted as evidence in its defense against the Game Genie lawsuit brought by Nintendo in 1992. Many details ...
  19. Freespin is a Commodore 1541 demo. It runs on the Commodore floppy drive

    07-04-2021 at 03:27 PM
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    It's the first demo on this device. http://www.quiss.org/freespin/



  20. The incredibly rare Universal game Mrs. Dynamite has finally been found and dumped

    05-30-2021 at 04:48 AM
    «This is an early example of a game where you place bombs to kill enemies that walk over them, showing Universal’s flair for cute characters and cutscenes. Mrs. Dynamite is believed to had performed poorly on location tests, and never had a widespread release. The graphics in the version ...
  21. "W. Weiher created the first software Easter Egg circa 1968, but didn’t realize it until I told him"

    05-25-2021 at 10:03 PM
    https://www.acriticalhit.com/make-love-not-war-first-software-easter-egg
  22. What NES development looks like on the Apple II

    05-21-2021 at 10:45 PM
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    «These days, if you want to code a game for the original Nintendo Entertainment System, it’s about as easy as downloading an assembler, firing up Notepad, and running the ROMs you cook up in any one of a variety of emulators. In the 1980s none of those things existed, and the process was ...
  23. Making Unlikely History at Color Dreams

    03-31-2021 at 03:40 AM
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    http://www.rogerdeforest.com/colordreams/
  24. IBM Datacenter 1963 - King St., Toronto

    03-25-2021 at 12:18 PM
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    https://twitter.com/IBM/status/474635591758647296/photo/1
  25. More than 700 prototype PlayStation 2 games have been uncovered and made available online

    03-22-2021 at 03:28 PM
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    https://www.videogameschronicle.com/news/group-shares-700-ps2-game-prototypes-including-shadow-of-the-collosus-final-fantasy-x-and-more/«The prototypes – which were shared by preservation group The Hidden Palace – include unfinished or demo versions of classic PlayStation games including ...
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