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January 19, 2005

Real-time from the Amazon Developer Conference

Keep an eye today on the Amazon Web Services weblog where Jeff Barr is real-time reporting on the First Amazon Developers Conference. There is a great line-up for the first day of the internal-only conference: Joel Spolsky, James Gosling, Eric Neustadter (Halo 2), George Dyson (von Neumann papers) and Rael Dornfest (O'Reilly). Tomorrow on Day 2 a just as exciting line up is coming with speakers out of the Open Source community.

Posted by Werner Vogels at January 19, 2005 12:47 PM

Fix Bugs First
Excerpt: According to a number of sites, Amazon's currently holding a Developer Conference. That's a lovely idea, but here's one that I think is better: Amazon should consider holding an Author Conference. Want to start a lengthy thread on any writer's...
Weblog: Backup Brain
Tracked: January 20, 2005 05:20 PM

Thanks, Werner.

Actually, several members of our developer relations team are blogging and they deserve a lot of the credit. Laura, Craig, and Elena are all helping out.

We've been working hard, we have burned palms (from overheated laptops) and callused fingers (because we've been typing non-stop all day). We are happy with the results and we look forward to doing even more tomorrow!

Posted by: Jeff Barr on January 19, 2005 09:17 PM