The mostly highly anticipated session at ZendCon : I'm sitting in on Joel Spolsky's session on "Great Software".

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I have no idea where Joel's going with this yet, but I think Joel just put Uma Thurman and the brown Zune in to the same category - "off brand".

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He has only taken 570537457547 shots at the big gorilla, but it's just too funny. He walks us through a "typical day" in Windows land. But the bottom-line is that the computer tells us what it wants to do, and how it wants to do it, and how we should deal with it. All totally accurate.

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And now he's going on to talk about aesthetics and is comparing the Samsung Blackjack and the iPhone.

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I think he just called Jobs the King of France.

There isn't really a point to this post, yet. That's probably because I'm not sure what this talk is about yet. I'm sure there's a punch line...  More later.

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