Windows 7 Forums
Welcome to Windows 7 Forums. Our forum is dedicated to helping you find support and solutions for any problems regarding your Windows 7 PC be it Dell, HP, Acer, Asus or a custom build. We also provide an extensive Windows 7 tutorial section that covers a wide range of tips and tricks.


Windows 7: Jack Tramiel, man behind Commodore, dies aged 83.


10 Apr 2012   #1

Microsoft Community Contributor Award Recipient

Windows 8.1 Pro with Media Center
 
 
Jack Tramiel, man behind Commodore, dies aged 83.

Quote:
Jack Tramiel passed away this weekend, aged 83. His name is associated with two great names in 1980s home computing; Commodore and Atari. Mr Tramiel was a Polish Auschwitz survivor. After rescue from the concentration camp he emigrated to the USA where he learned to repair office equipment including typewriters.
Full story: Jack Tramiel, founder of Commodore, dies aged 83 - Industry - News - HEXUS.net

For me Tramiel was an idol long before Gates, Allen, Torvalds, Jobs etc. Rest in peace, thank you for an incredible amount of excellent memories.

Kari

My System SpecsSystem Spec
.

10 Apr 2012   #2

Windows 7
 
 

had a vic20 as a kid - on a black/white t.v. and a cassette tape drive

some favorites - Radar ratrace, Moon patrol, Mole attack, Adventure Land, Voodoo Castle...

had to program some video games before even playing them =)
My System SpecsSystem Spec
10 Apr 2012   #3

Microsoft Windows 7 Home Premium 64-bit 7600
 
 

respect to the pioneers that allow us to be here today . RIP.
My System SpecsSystem Spec
.


Reply

 Jack Tramiel, man behind Commodore, dies aged 83.




Thread Tools



Similar help and support threads for2: Jack Tramiel, man behind Commodore, dies aged 83.
Thread Forum
Father of Commodore 64 Passes Away at Age 83 Chillout Room
Commodore 64 30 years this week Chillout Room
The Commodore 64 is back Hardware & Devices
[News] The Commodore 64 is back - Sort of... Hardware & Devices
Make Windows 7 look like a Commodore 64 News

Our Sites

Site Links

About Us

Find Us

Windows 7 Forums is an independent web site and has not been authorized, sponsored, or otherwise approved by Microsoft Corporation. "Windows 7" and related materials are trademarks of Microsoft Corp.

Designer Media Ltd

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 06:29 PM.
Twitter Facebook Google+



Windows 7 Forums

Seven Forums Android App Seven Forums IOS App
  

1 2 3 4 5 6 7 8 9 10 11 12 13 14 15 16 17 18 19 20 21 22 23 24 25 26 27 28 29 30 31 32 33