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CNET
Play Frogger, Asteroids free from your browserway across our TV screens as we challenged our friends and families to a match
Play Frogger, Asteroids free from your browser
CNET / Posted 8 hours ago
way across our TV screens as we challenged our friends and families to a match on our Atari 2600, Atari 7800 ProSystem, Magnavox Odyssey, ColecoVision, and Astrocade game console systems. Now, thanks to The Console Living Room from the Internet... Read more
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Acton Commentary
Utopias Denied: Arthur Koestler’s Darkness at Noon at 75starring the multi-talented polymath Steve Allen. As a high-school student, you
Utopias Denied: Arthur Koestler’s Darkness at Noon at 75
Acton Commentary / Posted yesterday
starring the multi-talented polymath Steve Allen. As a high-school student, your faithful writer monopolized our farmhouse Magnavox each week to witness the panel of historical characters (portrayed by actors) arguing philosophy, history, science... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Area history, Sept. 27, 2016observed that the asphalt road is easily repaired. In 1966, Juanita Bullock of
Area history, Sept. 27, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 2 days ago
observed that the asphalt road is easily repaired. In 1966, Juanita Bullock of Champaign was awarded first prize — a Magnavox color television set — in Lincoln Square's second anniversary drawing on Monday. Other prizes included Magnavox... Read more
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Daily Record
Crazy Eddie turned me into a journalistthat's a great price for that Sony, but we'll beat it," we would tell them. "Bu
Crazy Eddie turned me into a journalist
Daily Record / Posted 13 days ago
that's a great price for that Sony, but we'll beat it," we would tell them. "But I can give you better deal on that Magnavox over there. The Sonys are overpriced and overrated, even at wholesale. All hype. People in the business know the... Read more
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Crain's New York Business
Calculated madness: The rise and fall of Crazy Eddie Antarpart, they had to because the old guard of electronics manufacturers was itself
Calculated madness: The rise and fall of Crazy Eddie Antar
Crain's New York Business / Posted 17 days ago
part, they had to because the old guard of electronics manufacturers was itself under attack. American brands like RCA, Magnavox and Zenith were slowly giving way to Japanese names like Sony and Panasonic and Hitachi. Fighting for market share,... Read more
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The Champaign News-Gazette
Tom's #Mailbag, Sept. 2, 2016in Urbana’s history — about 1960 to 1971 — may have been its best. Those were t
Tom's #Mailbag, Sept. 2, 2016
The Champaign News-Gazette / Posted 27 days ago
in Urbana’s history — about 1960 to 1971 — may have been its best. Those were the years of booming employment at the old Magnavox plant on Main Street (now Solo Cup). In 1969 employment peaked there (because of government contracts tied to the... Read more
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The Shelter Island Reporter
This week in Shelter Island historyhad an idea about other ways to use television when nothing good was being broa
This week in Shelter Island history
The Shelter Island Reporter / Posted 27 days ago
had an idea about other ways to use television when nothing good was being broadcast and began work on what would become a Magnavox Odyssey, an early home entertainment game system.The Canadian Broadcasting Company began offering programs in color... Read more
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Fast Company Magazine
Ed Smith And The Imagination Machine: The Untold Story Of A Black Video Game Pioneergame industry. Ironically, Pong itself was a shameless (but improved) rip-off o
Ed Smith And The Imagination Machine: The Untold Story Of A Black Video Game Pioneer
Fast Company Magazine / Posted 27 days ago
game industry. Ironically, Pong itself was a shameless (but improved) rip-off of the first home video game system, the Magnavox Odyssey, which launched just a few months earlier. In December 1975, Atari released the home console version of... Read more

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