Ken Cohen

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Ken Cohen,
an American technologist, entrepreneur, businessman and manufacturer of consumer electronics and dedicated chess computers. In 1979 along with Eric White co-founder of the Hong Kong manufacturer Cassia (1979-1981) [1], followed in 1981 White and Allcock (1981-1984) [2], and in 1984, Newcrest Technology (1984-1991) aka CXG Systems .

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  1. Cassia - Chess Mate, pdf hosted by Hein Veldhuis (Dutch)
  2. "White and Allcock was meant to be a joke name for the partnership, the ‘all cock’ being Ken Cohen. It became a source of amusement to White and Cohen that their Chinese colleagues never realised". Quote from Chess Computers - The UK Story by Mike Watters

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