General

First Name

Stephen

Last Name

Jacobs

Job Title

Associate Director, MAGIC Center

Organization

Rochester Institute of Technology

Country

United States

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Extended Profile

Biography

Professor, interactive games and media
Associate Director of the MAGIC Center
Visiting Scholar, National Center for the History of Electronic Games

Expert in:
Consumer electronics
Computing hardware and software
DVDs
Digital television
Video game design and development
Open Source Software development

Credentials:
MA in media studies, New School for Social Research
Published over 250 articles on games, entertainment and personal technology
Regular columnist for the magazines: Videomaker, Television Business International, TV 2.0 and the technology news web site CNET.
His “What the Tech!” radio show, aired for three years on NPR, WXXI AM 1370