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  Reply # 679461 30-Aug-2012 20:44
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Anybody else loling at the choice of "key" in the URL in the first "barcoded e-ticket" email from this morning? o.O

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  Reply # 679463 30-Aug-2012 20:48
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Heh, they've sent me a new email with a more "keyed" key :)

 
 
 
 




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  Reply # 679465 30-Aug-2012 20:50
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BlueShift: Keynote's not til 4:00. Work hard for 1.75 days, knock off at 3:00, then go to TechEd!
See you there, I'll be the quiet one in the leather jacket.


Wise man. I shall bow to your sound logic and be there for the keynote :)

xpd: Love to go but my employer dosent see my position as needing to go to such things.... :(

So... #jealous


Shame would love to have caught up with you. Another time soon perhaps?




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  Reply # 679490 30-Aug-2012 22:02
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Asrafrate:
BlueShift: Keynote's not til 4:00. Work hard for 1.75 days, knock off at 3:00, then go to TechEd!
See you there, I'll be the quiet one in the leather jacket.


Wise man. I shall bow to your sound logic and be there for the keynote :)

xpd: Love to go but my employer dosent see my position as needing to go to such things.... :(

So... #jealous


Shame would love to have caught up with you. Another time soon perhaps?


Got have bit of a get together of the ex-IHUG HD crew....  Te Aroha is working down the road from me in Albany now, so will catch up with him soon.




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  Reply # 679551 31-Aug-2012 07:11
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Sounds like an awesome plan :)




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  Reply # 679612 31-Aug-2012 10:19
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sidefx: Anybody else loling at the choice of "key" in the URL in the first "barcoded e-ticket" email from this morning? o.O

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2012/08/30/microsoft_new_zealand_exposes_teched_passwords/

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  Reply # 679618 31-Aug-2012 10:35
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sidefx: Anybody else loling at the choice of "key" in the URL in the first "barcoded e-ticket" email from this morning? o.O

http://www.theregister.co.uk/2012/08/30/microsoft_new_zealand_exposes_teched_passwords/



Yup, that was had us chuckling yesterday morning.  I guess using peoples passwords as "unique" identifiers == Bad Idea then?

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  Reply # 681203 4-Sep-2012 10:10
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So, TechEd starts today. Is there a secret Geekzone handshake or something I should know about? Wear a pink carnation in your right lapel? Team Geek badges?

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  Reply # 681206 4-Sep-2012 10:19
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Not really. Look for the guy with black polo with @freitasm on the back.

Non-official dinner 8pm tonight at The Dominion after we record the NZTechpodcast with Paul Spain,, Nate and Paul Brislen.





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  Reply # 681315 4-Sep-2012 13:49
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Might be keen if I can work out the right bus to catch

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  Reply # 681337 4-Sep-2012 14:32
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Well, I've made it up to Auckland and now just wasting time until closer to the keynote :)

Unfortunately I'm already set for dinner but I'm sure that I'll see some of you around!

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  Reply # 681398 4-Sep-2012 17:37
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Ok, I am in Auckland, got the Audi, checked in, got my credentials. Meeting JohnR around 5:45pm for a drink outside (he can't come in), and then to the podcast recording and dinner at 8pm - if anyone wants to join dinner just show up at The Dominion around 8pm.

Missed my flight - I was really thinking departure was 12pm for 1pm landing, but it was actually 11am for 12pm landing. Managed to get into the 2pm flight though. Doh, getting old!




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  Reply # 681639 5-Sep-2012 10:23
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So I managed to be awake enough to go to the IIS 8 session. CPU throttling will be very useful for one of our sites :)

Saw freitasm a few rows in front too :P

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  Reply # 681644 5-Sep-2012 10:29
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Why make things easier if you can complicate... 1/1000ths of percent for throttling?

Anyway, I have a couple if Windows Server dog tags (pictures in my Twitter). Find me on the hub after 11am and I will give them away.





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  Reply # 681645 5-Sep-2012 10:32
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ooh, dog tags!

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