Quote Originally Posted by Louise View Post
Carmack is pretty intelligent, so you can be sure, there are good reasons

But very likely because then you wouldn't have the web integration like you have now with leader boards, high scores and so on.

If you give it fair chance, you will see that the game is very well integrated into the website.

That would be my guess at least.
You can use a web content rendering engine like WebKit or Gecko to provide your application with web content.
Quote Originally Posted by Louise View Post
Most 3D drivers are closed source, so why is closed source 3D ok, and Flash not?
Closed source display drivers are not OK. Some very smart people are working to resolve this issue. Two wrongs doesn't make a right.