Atari (from a Japanese verb meaning "to hit the target" or "a success") is a
corporate and brand name owned by several entities since its inception in 1972,
History of the entertaining Atari game system and computer. ... Computer History
Timeline · Did You Know All These Things Were Invented in the '40s?
Atari Incorporated – Co-founders Nolan Bushnell and Ted Dabney embark on
their new venture. Their first engineer hired was Allan Alcorn who designed Pong
Jun 29, 2012 ... This week marked the 40th anniversary of the founding of Atari. ... So Bushnell
invented a restaurant that would offer just that combination.
Mar 20, 2014 ... But Atari's games are only part of the story. Atari's founders invented the video
game arcade cabinet, helping to create the arcade culture that ...
The Atari 2600, originally called the Atari VCS, is the godfather of modern
videogame systems, and helped spawn a multi-billion dollar industry. Atari sold
The man whom most widely receives credit for being the “father of video games”
is the creator of Atari, Nolan Bushnell.  First inspired by the video game ...
Jun 27, 2012 ... Not that Bushnell invented all those games: Many, in fact, originated well after he
left Atari in 1978, and all of the company's home computers ...
Invented by Ralph H. Baer (1922 – ), also known as "The Father of Video Games"
, ... Atari's PONG arcade machine was so popular in 1973 that Atari decided to ...
The home version was Introduced by Atari, Bushnell's company, in 1974--long ...
Before there was Pong, there was Odyssey, invented by Ralph Baer in 1966.