Keynote

  • Google Assistant announced at I/O, context-aware search

    Google’s CEO Sundar Pichai is on stage at the Google I/O keynote and just announced the first new product, Google Assistant. It’s a context-aware voice-search, but we can think of it as the first bot that’s usable by real people. The idea here is that you can simply look...
  • Another week, another Microsoft keynote, watch the Ignite livestream

    You’d be forgiven for still having hangover from Microsoft’s Build developer conference. Not even a week later, comes Microsoft Ignite and the live stream of the keynote is starting in less than an hour. Today will also feature CEO Satya Nadella and Corporate VP of PC, Tablet and Phone,...
  • TechEd 2012 keynote preview–“Write the code that only you can write”

    Today marks the official start of Microsoft’s IT Pro and developer conference, TechEd Australia 2012. Right now thousands of industry professionals and enthusiasts alike are making the trek from all over the country to the sunny Gold Coast. So what’s in-store for them when they arrive? This year’s main...
  • Build keynote live stream

    Can’t make it to Anaheim, California ? No problem, just head to http://www.buildwindows.com/ for the official live stream from Microsoft. Yes you will need Silverlight to get the stream to work. If you’d prefer to follow along with commentary, there’s a couple of live blogs I’d suggest. http://www.istartedsomething.com/ http://live.thisismynext.com/Event/Microsoft_Windows_8_BUILD_keynote...
  • Microsoft’s E3 keynote – “Xbox, the future revealed”

    Image credit: ViveDigital Thanks to the time zone gods, tomorrow the day will start around 2AM. Microsoft will open the electronic entertainment expo, better known as E3, with a keynote that is said to showcase “Xbox, the future revealed”. A very intriguing title indeed. We already know Nintendo have...
  • Microsoft CES 2011 Keynote–The important bits

    Despite a couple of days of pre-CES news, CES 2011 officially begins at 1:30PM AEDST. As usual, Microsoft have the headlining spot to kick things off, with CEO Steve Ballmer running the show. This morning we seen press conferences from Samsung, Motorola, Panasonic, Sony, Hitachi, Sharp and LG to...
  • Apple WWDC 2009 keynote coverage – 08/06/2009

    Tomorrow morning 3am AEST Apple’s developer conference begins with a Phil Schiller keynote. There’s a lot of speculation around as with any Apple event. Probably this time more than ever. It’s 2 years since the original iPhone announcement, 1 year since the iPhone 3G announcement and 1 year since...