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PDC Postponed

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Microsoft has decided to postpone the PDC. I guess all the major new stuff was announced at MIX. From the web site: We are currently in the process of rescheduling this fall’s Professional Developer Conference. As the PDC is the definitive developer event focused on the future of the Microsoft platform, we try to align… Continue reading

PDC05 Day 3

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Start PDC05 Day 3 I hopped on the bus about 7:30, heading over to the convention center for the Canadian attendee breakfast. Mark Relph, who organized the gathering, was on the same bus and he mentioned that just moments earlier he had been sitting in the lobby of our hotel when Jennifer Garner (the future… Continue reading

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PDC05 Day 1

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Start PDC05 Day 1 My day started with the Keynote marathon featuring Bill Gates, Jim Alchin and a host of people doing demos. Windows Vista, Linq, Office 12, Indigo (WCF) and Avalon (WPF) were the main topics covered, for a good overview of the content check out this post by Barry Gervin. After the keynote… Continue reading

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PDC05 Day 0

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I arrived at LAX at just after 4:00pm. I flew Business Class (not because I’m rich, I booked on points months ago) and I’m sure there were several celebrity types (presumably returning from the Toronto International Film Festival) up there with me but the only one (I think) I recognized was Steven Soderbergh. A cab… Continue reading

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