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[BitTech] Rahul Sood Joins Microsoft

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Rahul Sood, founder of Canadian gaming PC specialist Voodoo PC, has announced that he is to head up the System Experience arm of Microsoft's Interactive Entertainment Business - possibly heralding a new focus on PC gaming for the company.

According to the brief announcement on his personal blog, the move will see Sood become the General Manager for Systems Experience - meaning that he'll be working on what he calls 'really... really.... really cool stuff come January 2011.'
Great news!
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Sweet, loved this guys work with HP. His firebird designs were awesome and VoodooDNA brand moving to Microsoft would be LEGEN... wait for it... DARY. We may see some really cool stuff even for the 360 Slims. Hmmm.... just a thought.
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Good catch for microsoft.
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Hardware isn't the issue in PC gaming.....we need better games. This guy won't do much to bolster PC gaming.
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Hardware isn't the issue in PC gaming.....we need better games. This guy won't do much to bolster PC gaming.
He's going to Microsoft as the Systems Experience Head. What would that have to do about hardware or software? At Voodoo he did more than just hardware, but listened to community through the Voodoo forums, blogged on upcoming products and kept it very tight with his fan base, among others. All the PC Games that suck right now is simply because community managers fail to listen to PC users and instead focus on consoles.

I hope and expect that this isn't the case with Sood
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Betcha he'll be working on the next console.
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this guy said pc gaming market was dead or something.
    
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this guy said pc gaming market was dead or something.
Wow, then I take back what I said. He probably changed. During my time researching computers, he seemed very pc orientated.
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Rahul Sood is such an awesome name. Why didn't my parents name me Rahul?
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rahul sood is such an awesome name. Why didn't my parents name me rahul?
lol
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