Allan Alcorn

Allan Alcorn

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Please note that the content of this book primarily consists of articles available from Wikipedia or other free sources online. Allan Alcorn is a pioneering engineer and computer scientist. He grew up in San Francisco, California, and attended the University of California, Berkeley, graduating with a Bachelor of Science degree in Electrical Engineering and Computer Sciences in 1971. He worked for the video pioneering company Ampex, where he met Ted Dabney and several other people that would end up being constants through the Atari, Inc, Apple, Cyan Engineering and Pizza Time Theater companies. Alcorn was the designer of the video arcade game Pong, creating it under the direction of Bushnell and Dabney. Pong was a hit in the 1970s.show more

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  • Paperback | 136 pages
  • 152 x 229 x 8mm | 209g
  • Fidel
  • United States
  • English
  • 6136575728
  • 9786136575728