Another look at OSCON day 2

Andrew gives a decent overview of Day 2 sessions (mine were scattered throughout the day). And I’m 100% in agreement with the Greg Lang/Autodesk keynote assessment. The backchannel commentary was scathing (“Where’s his left hand?”), and it really felt like he was lifted out of an autodesk trade show, talking to suits, and dropped in here. To be more specific, he sounded like he didn’t know his shit and had no clue about his audience.

Today runs through 1pm, and then it’s all wound up. There’s a number of potentially good sessions that are conflicting this morning – it makes the choices difficult…

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