Minidoc: Ralph Baer, Maker of the Magnavox Odyssey

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Schöne Minidoku von PBS über Ralph Baer, dem Erfinder der ersten Konsole Magnavox Odyssey.

Ralph Baer is often called the father of video games. His invention, the Magnavox Odyssey, was the first home console system. Last year he celebrated his 90th birthday the same year the Odyssey turned 40. Here he talks about those early days of video game history and why now, at 90 years old, he's still inventing.