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Author Topic: Ralph Baer, inventor of Magnavox Odyssey video game console, has died  (Read 31 times) Average Rating: 0
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« on: December 08, 2014, 05:06:59 PM »

http://m.bbc.com/news/technology-30377663

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Mr. Baer is widely seen as the "father of video games" for his pioneering work that led to the creation of the Odyssey games console.

The Odyssey, licensed to TV-maker Magnavox, went on sale in 1972 and inspired many other firms to make their own consoles.

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