John Carmack, co-founder of ID software and the lead programmer of classic games like Wolfenstein 3D, Doom and Quake, is joining virtual reality gaming startup Oculus VR as its Chief Technology Officer.
Amazon is making it a bit easier for Web developers to bring their applications to mobile devices. The company announced that its Appstore now supports HTML5 Web apps. According to Amazon, Web developers can port their Web apps directly to Amazon's Appstore without any additional coding.
Windows Phone saw the biggest leap in shipments among all mobile platforms last quarter, surging 77.6 percent from the prior year's quarter.