Tag Archives: john carmack
Wed, Dec 11, 2013 | 03:09 GMT
Fri, Nov 22, 2013 | 20:42 GMT
John Carmack is now working full time at Oculus VR, thus leaving his position as technical director at the company he founded, id Software.
Mon, Nov 11, 2013 | 00:32 GMT
Graphics tech guru John Carmack sees a very bright future for PC gaming just a few years into the future, predicting huge leaps in GPU output before the end of the coming console generation.
Thu, Sep 26, 2013 | 23:13 BST
AMD’s new Mantle API may give developer’s a similar level of access to PC architecture as on consoles, and tech guru John Carmack expects Sony and Microsoft to react poorly.
Tue, Aug 20, 2013 | 09:53 BST
The Oculus Rift virtual reality headset could soon have Android support. John Carmack, the new CTO of Oculus, is working on the Rift’s SDK and is really pushing the company’s mobile effort.
Thu, Aug 08, 2013 | 10:45 BST
id Software co-founder John Carmack has taken up a position as chief technology officer at Oculus VR and VG247′s Dave Cook think it’s news we should all be excited about.
Thu, Aug 08, 2013 | 10:19 BST
John Carmack has joined Oculus VR as chief technology officer. The company is known for its popular Rift brand of VR headsets.
Sat, Aug 03, 2013 | 21:09 BST
Doom 4 was once again a no-show at QuakeCon 2013, and during hos keynote, id Software technical director John Carmack’ said he couldn’t talk about the long overdue shooter.
Fri, Aug 02, 2013 | 19:44 BST
John Carmack, cofounder of id Software, has stated that the furore surrounding Microsoft’s unpopular Xbox One DRM policies was unjustified. Microsoft may have changed their minds, but Carmack believes that the days of physical media are coming to an end.
Fri, Aug 02, 2013 | 16:23 BST
John Carmack said during is QuakeCon 2013 keynote that he doesn’t think that after PS4 and Xbox One are released, that there will be a “push for another generation” for quite some time.
Tue, Jul 30, 2013 | 17:52 BST
Besthesda has announced the full schedule of panels and game presentations taking place during QuakeCon 2013.
Tue, Jul 23, 2013 | 01:36 BST
John Carmack will give two presentations at this year’s QuakeCon, and id Software will host a couple of tournaments.
Thu, Jul 11, 2013 | 16:58 BST
QuakeCon 2013 details have been announced by Bethesda, and the event will kick off as usual with a keynote delivered by id Software’s John Carmack.
Tue, Jun 25, 2013 | 05:53 BST
Widely-acknowledged programming mastermind John Carmack has said it’s a shame that he gets all the credit for id Software’s highly influential shooters.
Tue, Feb 26, 2013 | 15:45 GMT
QuakeCon 2013 will take place August 1 – 4, 2013, Bethesda has announced. It won’t cost you a thing to attend, and it will be located at the Hilton Anatole Hotel in Dallas, Texas. For the 18th years in a row, the vent will host the North America’s largest Bring-Your-Own-Computer LAN party, and the firm will be showing off upcoming game titles to the public for the first time, while also providing a chance to go hands on. Hit up the official website for more information.
Sun, Feb 24, 2013 | 23:04 GMT
In a lengthy and involved blog post, legendary engineer John Carmack has gone into detail on the problems he and the Oculus Rift team face trying to achieve the virtual reality dream. The headset-tech requires a maximum latency of about 20 milliseconds to feel like genuine head movement, Carmack said, but current systems only achieve average response times of 100 milliseconds. Carmack’s discussion of how he’s tackling this issue is technical but fascinating. Valve’s Michael Abrash has shared similar thoughts in the past.
Fri, Feb 22, 2013 | 09:37 GMT
Wed, Feb 06, 2013 | 21:53 GMT
Id Software technical guru John Carmack has said he doesn’t expect to provide Linux support for any future games.
Tue, Dec 18, 2012 | 09:06 GMT
id Software co-founder John Carmack has stated that many next-gen software developers will continue to pursue 30 FPS titles, despite the additional clout of improved hardware from platform holders.
Thu, Oct 25, 2012 | 01:25 BST
RAGE fans have been waiting for mod tools since the multi-platform shooter launched a year ago, but a tweet from id’s John Carmack suggests they’re still in the works. Carmack says the modding suite is due “real soon now” but has been delayed by work DOOM 3: BFG Edition; he also mysteriously referenced “poor decisions on this all year”.