The Hollywood neighborhood used to be a seedy and occasionally dangerous backwater, the kind of place where “You better hope you don’t run out of gas,” as Ry Cooder sang in 1979. (Think of where Richard Gere picks up Julia Roberts in Pretty Woman). But
in the past 10 years, Hollywood has…
Noise is elevating with the posting of new
sessions on August 1st.
Brad Abrams highlights
sessions and invites feedback.
Taylor Brown wrote about
Hyper-V's PDC representation.
Daniel Moth wrote about
Parallel Computing's Pre-Con on Concurrent, Multi-Core Programming on Windows and…
The $200 PDC2008 Early Bird discount ends on August 15th.
Register now and apply that savings towards a
Pre-Conference Session, cool trip to and L.A.
ice cream spot and other yet-to-be-revealed Fun Fact Friday adventures.
sessions with abstracts announced!
Pre-conference workshop popularity soars,
Show Off contest launches, microwaves and the
e-mail address direct to the content czar’s inner circle revealed. All in 10 minutes or less -Countdown to PDC2008–
it’s faster than defrosting last night’s…
Los Angeles is a great ice cream town. While there are no shortage of
Cold Stone Creameries here – in fact, there’s a convenient downtown location at 9th St. and Flower, near the Ralph’s grocery store – there are also numerous homemade or “artisanal” ice cream stores. Flavors from around the…
We did a left shift on our published
session count today, and we now have twice the geeky goodness for you to consume. You’ll find new sessions on “Oslo,” including one by the ever-popular Don Box and Chris
Anderson. There are also new sessions on the Live Platform that cover identity, advanced…
Help us help you! Today, we added a new feature to the
site called My Sessions that makes it easy for you to keep track of your favorite PDC2008 sessions. We’ll use this data to create a master agenda (using
some geeky genetic algorithms) that enables you to attend more of your favorites…
In the bad old days of downtown Los Angeles, there simply wasn’t enough nightlife to keep the area from emptying out once office workers and convention-goers left for the day. Hotels like the
Biltmore and the
Standard housed memorable bars, but the area didn’t offer many other reasons to…
Developer Express, Inc. are this year's Platinum Sponsors. Microsoft thanks these sponsors for their ongoing support and for making PDC2008 possible. Gold, Silver and Gold Media sponsors have also signed up and can be found
Special guest star Jason Olson
explains Open Space at PDC2008. The "Birds of a Feather" Sessions of the past were considered too structured and too boring. Enter Open Space, the new (to the tech industry) way to create ad hoc "un"-conferences. Open Space will be located in…