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Ex-Game Maker Atari To Argue To The US PTO That Only It Can Make ‘Haunted House’ Games

Really, guys? Really?!?

Meanwhile, I’m awaiting your C&D letter forcing my name change. Maybe I should preemptively start calling myself “Activision”.

Source: Ex-Game Maker Atari To Argue To The US PTO That Only It Can Make ‘Haunted House’ Games | Techdirt

More Games, More Fun: Remembering the Atari VCS (1978)

I officially entered the video game era on Christmas morning, 1978

Source: More Games, More Fun: Remembering the Atari VCS (1978) – Flashbak

Google AI Plays Atari Like the Pros | WIRED

The battlefield was classic videogames. And according to new research published today in the science magazine Nature, Google’s software did pretty well, smoking its human competitor in a range of Atari 2600 games like Breakout, Video Pinball, and Space Invaders and playing at pretty close to the human’s level most of the time.

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