No one seems to talk anymore

SUMMARY: Ed Wilson talks about an absence of conversation

MeInFrontOfAPirateShip_thumb.jpgThis is something I have been observing for quite some time – no one seems to talk anymore. I see young people on the train with little white plastic ear buds inserted. Their heads nod in apparent agreement to some unheard conversation as if their music machines telepathically transmitted their thoughts at ultrasonic frequencies.

 

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What happens when you get 5000 nerds together?

What happens when you bring 5000 nerds from around the world and place them in a single building? Well if they are Microsoft employees, they begin to talk aboedWilsonPic_HeadAndShoulders_2_Inchut computers. This week I am at the TechReady conference in Seattle, having been invited to speak about using Windows PowerShell to remotely administer the Windows 7 desktop, and it has already been an exciting, enlightening, and invigorating time. There are several things that are great Continue reading