Archive for January 21st, 2009

Review of the MDC at NYC

trav-035 For those of you who may be wondering where yesterday’s post was, here’s what happened…

I went to the New York MSDN Developer Conference, a one-day event that gave me a fly-by of what’s currently available, what’s coming, and a taste of how to program to it.  The conference itself was only $99 and we got a pretty good lunch out of the deal and got to watch the inauguration during lunch.  However, NY is kind of a hike for me, so I also needed to pay for a room at the hotel, dinner that night, and parking, which I split with a friend.  There was also a day’s worth of programming I was not able to do.  So, the cost to me was significantly more than $99.00.

The question becomes, was the conference worth the cost?

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