Jack Tramiel, pioneer of the Commodore 64 home computer, has died aged 83. Before founding Commodore Int’l he opened Commodore Portable Typewriter in the Bronx in 1953. He was a taxi driver in his spare time. After purchasing MOS Technology Inc., he went on to launch the Commodore PET, VIC-20 and then the fabled Commodore 64.
RIP Jack Tramiel