MIT creates a simulation to celebrate the 50th anniversary of Spacewar. A relic of the early days of minicomputers, it was one of the first computer video games and set the stage for many others, including Asteroids.
Spacewar, one of the first computer video games ever written, is commemorated at its birthplace at MIT with a simulation and celebration.
Famed art museum to add Tetris, The Sims, Flow, Minecraft, and more to Philip Johnson Galleries beginning in March of next year.
We've got an itch to touch us some Super Stars and get all Mario on some poor unfortunate bitmappy baddies. Looks like Converse is set to hand us just the footwear for the job.
The space agency powers down its last System Z machine, years after IBM stopped selling them for the mathematical calculation jobs for which NASA originally bought them.
Why is effective storytelling, done so well in television programs such as "Mad Men" or "The Wire," such a difficult task for video games?
The public voted to include many predictable titles in the 2012 exhibition of 40 years of gaming, but sports and simulators were left out.
Prior to opening a new exhibit on the emergence of the PC, the Silicon Valley museum gives journalists a preview that included meeting pioneers of the computing revolution.
If at first you don't succeed...go truly high tech!