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Minecraft creator banks $350k a day, turns down job offers

 
Collin Dugas
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http://www.develop-online.net/news/35973/Minecraft-creator-banks-350k-a-day

Personally, the best part of it for me is that it was written in Java.

One positive event after hearing endless bashing of java almost everywhere.


 
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Wow. I wish I could invent something that would add $350,000 to my bank account every single day. And I wouldn't care if I'd have to write it in Java or any other programming language!
 
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I'd be happy if I wrote something that added $3,500 a day.
 
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Luckily no one got to him first to say "Java is slow!"
 
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David O'Meara wrote:Luckily no one got to him first to say "Java is slow!"


He is a very experienced programmer. I'm sure he must have known it
Interesting he used Lightweight Java Game Library which is not as bad as Spring or hibernate.
 
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