23660Re: [midatlanticretro] 50 years of Computer Games
- Dec 5 7:45 PMOn 12/05/2011 10:34 PM, B Degnan wrote:
> In Steven Levy's book they talk about some sort of paddle flippingYou might be thinking of the video game by Higinbotham at the Brookhaven
> game (as in front panel "paddles") tennis or something that was
> played in real time before Space War.
Lab - it was an analog video game. I have an ol' classmate that still
works there. Remember that demo you had running on your Heathkit [?]
analog computer a couple of years ago in your basement, where it traced
a curve across the screen - it's the same principle.
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