Senator Kay Bailey Hutchinson (R.
My memories of Tuesday's WCIT2006 Innovation Exchange are a bit of a blur, but it sure was fun. I volunteered to help out, and was assigned to help usher speakers to and from the podium... We started at 8:00 am, and ran non-stop until 6:00 pm... 17 speakers from Texas, Malaysia, Australia, Korea, Taiwan, Cambodia, Australia, Canada, and Mexico...
One big focus of Austin's WCIT2006 is to develop strategies to bridge the digital divide between "Us" (people who are able to read this blog) and "Them" (people who can't access the Internet).
I am an affluent middle-class, well-educated white-guy who lives in a big city in the USA...
The World Conference on Information Technology (WCIT) is coming to Austin this year... and it should be a lot of fun. This event is held every other year in a different locale (this is the 15th edition).
(Cross-posted at The Thoughtful Programmer)
Today's kids are amazingly creative technophiles...
I recently had lunch with "Programmer to the Stars" Bruce Tate at a swanky North Austin establishment...
I recently worked with an Enterprise Architecture team to develop a "holistic product architecture" to unify the design of the company's products.
When we began the effort, we quite frankly were not sure what "product architecture" meant, so with the help of Google I did some research and found the following:
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