Everything old is truly new again, as Atari, the venerable gaming company that first turned computer tech into spendy bits with the Atari 2600, is creating its own cryptocurrency. Enter the Atari Token:

Forget about “Pong” — Atari’s next big move is into an entirely new industry: cryptocurrency.

Atari SA, the French holding company that now oversees all “Atari” properties, announced earlier this month that it’s working on a cryptocurrency named “Atari Token.” Moreover, that cryptocurrency is intended for use on a new digital entertainment platform.

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