World’s first PC game written by Bill Games, now on the iPhone

Bill Gates popular not only because of Microsoft Windows, but he also wrote the first PC game. The game known as DONKEY.BAS was given free with early version of the DOS operating system which was used for IBM PCs that time.

The simple driving game was written at 4am by Gates and friend, Neil Thompson on prototype PC in 1981. The game developed in low -resolution, 8 bit graphics and sounds. After three decades, now it’s back but on the Apple iPhone and iPad.The new version is on sale for Apple iOS devices, priced at $0.99. [Read more...]