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RIP: Commodore Founder Jack Tramiel, at 83

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Jack Tramiel, founder of Commodore International and a key figure in the early history of video games, passed away on Sunday at age 83.

A survivor of the concentration camps at Auschwitz, the Polish-born Tramiel emigrated to the U.S. in 1947 and started a typewriter business that evolved to make calculators and eventually computers.

Tramiel and Commodore launched