Al Alcorn

Updated: 09/15/2017 by Computer Hope
Al Alcorn

Name: Al Alcorn

Born: January 1, 1948, in San Francisco, California, USA

Computer-related contributions

  • American pioneering engineer and computer scientist.
  • Known for designing the first significant video arcade game: Pong.
  • Direct involvement with all the breakout Atari products, such as the Atari 2600.