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John Carmack Gets A New Job At Oculus Rift

John Carmack is what you might classify as a coding genius. His code powered the first-person revolution at id Software, and now he’s bringing his coding prowess to the world of virtual reality. Oculus Rift announced today that Carmack has joined the company as its Chief Technology Officer. The id Software co-founder said that he joined the company because he …

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Doom’s John Carmack: Violent Video Games Curtail Violence

The early first-person shooter Doom, besides taking up a lot of my adolescent time, became one of the common examples of over-the-top video game violence back in the day. Today, the crown for ultra-violent games falls on titles like Call of Duty and Battlefield: Bad Company – both of which have new additions coming out this fall. And according to …

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