Who invented basketball games?

Answer Dr. James Naismith invented basketball in 1891 in Springfield, Massachusetts. Originally, the name of the game was spelled "basket ball," players shot a soccer ball into a peach basket and running ... Read More »

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Who invented the ball used for basketball games?

Soccer balls were originally used for the game of basketball, and early basketballs meant for the game were brown. It wasn't until 1942, when the molded basketball was introduced, and 1958, when To... Read More »

Who invented trivia board games?

Trivial Pursuit was the pioneer in trivia board gaming. Time magazine described "Trivial Pursuit" as "the biggest phenomenon in game history" after the game sold around 20 million copies in 1984. T... Read More »

Which company invented Pokemon games?

Nintendo and Game Freak are the companies behind the Pokemon franchise. The Pokemon concept was originally developed by Game Freak founder Satoshi Tajiri. The first Pokemon games, Pokemon Red and P... Read More »

When was the SIM card invented?

The first SIM card was invented in 1968 by Helmut Gröttrup and Jürgen Dethloff. Their patent was approved in 1982. A SIM card is also referred to as a "smart card" because it stores data. The fir... Read More »