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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.

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A brief history of video game consoles from the early 1970s to the ...

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Dec 30, 2013 ... This is a brief report on the journey of the video game industry from the early 1970s until the end of the 1990s. A strong focus will be centered ...

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Evolution of Home Video Game Consoles: 1967 – 2011 - Hongkiat

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As you shall see below, the evolution of video game consoles is indeed intriguing ... bits and pieces of fascinating historical facts across the video game consoles timeline .... Sadly, it was only for a brief few months before Commodore declared  ...

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Apr 7, 2016 ... Have you ever stopped to wonder, though, about all of the games that came before? This brief history of video game consoles will give you the ...

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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 ...

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The origin of video games lies in early cathode ray tube-based missile defense systems in the late 1940s. These programs were later adapted into other simple ...