Atari

10.06.15
Watch how game music went from beeps to Sound Blaster
10.06.15

Watch how game music went from beeps to Sound Blaster

Gaming and pop music alike owe a debt to the creativity it took just to get music to play on early systems.

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08.31.15
Sale of buried Atari cartridges nets over $107,000
08.31.15

Sale of buried Atari cartridges nets over $107,000

Who knew old, buried Atari cartridges were worth so much?

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08.01.15
A look at the evolution of modern video game controllers
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08.01.15

A look at the evolution of modern video game controllers

Joysticks; joysticks never change. Until they do.

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02.26.15
Google's newest AI can beat your Atari high-scores
02.26.15

Google's newest AI can beat your Atari high-scores

Most people's anxieties about AI concern computers realizing they don't need humans and wiping us...

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02.24.15
Atari pioneer Steve Bristow passes away
02.24.15

Atari pioneer Steve Bristow passes away

Steve Bristow, who Nolan Bushnell called one of the world's most powerful gaming pioneers, has die...

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01.12.15
Landfill copy of Atari's Centipede donated to university
01.12.15

Landfill copy of Atari's Centipede donated to university

University of North Dakota's Special Collections department now houses a cartridge of the Atari 260...

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11.21.14
You can finally watch Microsoft's 'E.T.' documentary on Xbox
11.21.14

You can finally watch Microsoft's 'E.T.' documentary on Xbox

What a long, strange trip it's been. Microsoft's effort to document the excavation of all those fa...

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