March 2008 Entries

MIX08 - Robert Scoble, Facebook and more
My last video of the Ch8 @ MIX08 mini series is now posted, check it out [click on the title] Ch8 @ MIX08 - Day 3 - Robert Scoble, Facebook and more.. This is the last video of the CH8 @ MIX08 series - Day 3 Interviews, I got a chance to talk to some amazing people. I hope you enjoyed the little mini series, and seen the bonus interviews of geekSpeak and theCodeTrip bus. Here is who I talked to on the 3rd day at MIX08: @ Web 2.0 sustainability & biz models panel: Dave McClure - Talks about careers ......

Posted On Friday, March 28, 2008 4:47 PM | Comments (0)

BarCampOrlando is coming up April 5 and 6th
BarCamp Orlando- April 5 and 6th Event is now 2 days - one is Developer Day and one is New Media I will try to attend both days, you will see me at the first day for sure. I missed the last one and heard nothing but great things about it. ......

Posted On Tuesday, March 25, 2008 1:38 AM | Comments (0)

Tampa Software Architect's group - IASA : "My 10 Years In Identity"
IASA Tampa - March 2008 Meeting Topic: My 10 Years In Identity – A Veteran’s Experience Succeeding With Identity Management Speaker: Mark Willoughby, Product Marketing Manager, CISSP, Symplified, Inc. Date: Thursday, March 27, 2008 Time: 6:30pm - 8:00pm Location: Microsoft Corporation Street: 3000 Bayport Drive, Suite 480 City/Town: Tampa, FL Please RSVP, if you could be so nice, here is a link to the event on facebook: You should also join our facebook ......

Posted On Sunday, March 23, 2008 6:00 PM | Comments (0)

MIX08 Report Video Day 1 & 2 Interviews posted
I just posted the Day 1 and 2 Interviews. Click here: Ch8 @ MIX08 - Interviews Day 1 & 2 Here is some of the coverage I did at Mix for you guys. See the first two days at MIX08 through student eyes. I had a great experience and I hope you enjoy it. Dan Waters, ADE - says good morning Following people give advise to students: Day 1: Jim Duffy, Rob Zelt, ASP.NET MVP Miguel de Icaza, MONO Project Infragistics crew Day 2: Andrew Flick , infragistics, past MS Student Ambassador PIXEL8 ......

Posted On Monday, March 10, 2008 2:49 AM | Comments (0)

I asked Steve Ballmer questions @ MIX08
no really. I did. Go to 0:58 of the 2nd MIX08 keynote to see me ask the question and see Steve's response: [Update: A fellow Ch8er - Ivana Tilca - has excert of the video with my question here. ] Ch8 got up a post about me regarding this: So, yes, I was the student at MIX08 at second keynote with Steve Baller and Guy Kawasaki that asked Steve about they future efforts in academia and ......

Posted On Saturday, March 8, 2008 10:38 PM | Comments (2)

MIX08 Day 1 Report Video
I have my first ever video up. It's a report from Day 1 at MIX08 conference. This is a student take on MIX08 conference. More MIX08 content to come soon. Watch it on Ch8 here: ......

Posted On Thursday, March 6, 2008 12:30 PM | Comments (0)

MIX08 - On my way

In a few hours I will be flying out to MIX08

If you are going, you can find me on - Nikita Polyakov - and we can surely meet up.

There will be daily reports posted on Ch8.


Posted On Tuesday, March 4, 2008 12:25 AM | Comments (0)