Pong


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Pong

(games)
A computer game invented in 1972 by Atari's Nolan Bushnell. The game is a minimalist rendering of table tennis. Each of the two players are represented as a white slab, controllable by a knob, which deflects a bouncing ball. The goal of the game is to "AVOID MISSING BALL FOR HIGH SCORE".

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We had a great response to the ping pong tournament, with over 200 tenants signing up to participate throughout the week and over 150 attending the championship event to cheer on their colleagues.
The original Pong was an Atari arcade machine so successful it spawned a home version and legions of imitators.
Now, more than 40 years later, comes the Table Pong Project - a fully funded Kickstarter bringing the classic game back as a coffee table.
Now, more than forty years later, comes the Table Pong Project - a fully-funded Kickstarter bringing the classic game back as a coffee table.
The thought was not pleasant, which is why it might be a good idea for stores to have pong meters fitted - one at the entrance to warn those with personal hygiene problems that they had been sussed and another at the changing rooms that activates an alarm, the dropping of a red barrier and a loud recorded voice saying: "Pong alert: go home and have a wash.
The area will host a number of ping pong tables where passers-by can pick up a bat and have a game.
As well as free-play, each ping pong table features Random Acts of Ping Pong - a varied programme of master classes, competitions and activities.
When I return the ball, pong, my backswing is not only an answer but a question, too.
Let our ping-pong selected judges set up ping pong balls with the name of each lawyer appearing for an oral argument--or trial conclusions--and rule in favor of the random selected ping pong ball whose lawyer's name is prominently displayed thereon.
The club spares no expense in coming up with a first-class and comfortable environment - ping pong tables/flooring/lights: all equipment meets the high standards proposed by the International Table Tennis Federation.