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The history of video games goes as far back as the early 1950s, when academic computer scientists began designing simple games and simulations as part of ...

Video Game History Timeline | The Strong

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For the Westinghouse display at the World's Fair, Edward U. Condon designs a computer that plays the traditional game Nim in which players try to avoid picking  ...

The History Of Gaming: An Evolving Community | TechCrunch

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Oct 31, 2015 ... According to the National Museum of American History, Baer recalled .... The video game boom caused by Space Invaders saw a huge number ...

The History of Video Games - How Video Game Systems Work ...

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Video games have been around since the early 1970s. The first commercial arcade video game, Computer Space by Nutting Associates, was introduced in 1971 ...

Videogame History Museum

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Preserving and Archiving the History of the Videogame Industry.

The Video Game Revolution: History of Gaming | PBS

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Over the past 30 years, video games have become an integral part of our culture, and the video game industry has become a multi-billion dollar behemoth.

The Gaming Evolution | Teachinghistory.org

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Answer. The topic of how video games have evolved over the years is massive. ... However, video game history has not been a straight line towards larger, more ...

The evolution of gaming, from the console to the cloud - Mashable

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Jan 8, 2015 ... Today, video games are an entrenched part of our cultures and routines. .... Home smart home: A history of connected household tech.

History of The Video Game Industry

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History of Video Game Industry Video game industry is a relatively new field of business. Although video games itself was invented around mid-1950s, it took two ...

A History of Video Game Consoles - TIME

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the PlayStation 2. Xbox's greatest success. proves to be Halo: Combat Evolved, one of the. most popular titles in video game history. Game Boy. Nintendo scores  ...

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Timeline: Video Games
1958: Physicist Willy Higinbotham invents the first "video game" at the Brookhaven National Laboratory in Upton, New York. His game, a table tennis-like game, was played on an oscilloscope.
1961: Steve Russell, a student at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT), creates Spacewar, the first interactive computer game.
1966: Ralph Baer, an engineer at Sanders Associates, receives support from his company (a military electronics consulting firm in NH) to explore his idea of creating interactive games using a television.