Wednesday, July 6, 2016

Profile: Josef Kates


  1. Cool. Just curious, how do you think to profile some of these people and how do you find out about them? Are you driving along and sitting at a traffic light and wonder who invented this? Or hear about 'Bertie the Brain' and wonder who invented it?

  2. Sometimes it's sitting in traffic, sometimes it's a Wikipedia rabbit hole. This time, it was reading a book, "Ready Player One", which claimed "Spacewar" is the first video game ever. Had to look it up, and it turned out that's not exactly right...