Originally Posted by ant512
It's worth remembering that the people who now own the Atari name have absolutely nothing at all to do with the guys who built the Atari computers or coin-ops. They bought the trademarks just so that they could take advantage of the goodwill that they generate from longtime gamers.
This reminds of other companies doing the same but I can't remember their names at the moment... I think the names have to do with military hierarchies and friends but in this very moment I just can't recall them ... <g>