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Chicago, day 5

Instead of going on the architecture trip and seeing the Skydeck like everyone else who comes to Chicago for the first time would do, I decided to come with my friends to Silver Beach. In hindsight, that was the best decision of the week. I wasn’t even in Chicago for more than a couple hours…

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Chicago, day 4

Today was pretty boring, with not much going on. UEFI sessions didn’t have much more info than what I already know. There’s an interesting session on virtual graphics adapter, though. I have an affinity for water; and like Vietnam, Chicago simply has a lot more water than California. The city is built next to a…

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Chicago, day 3

I still get lost driving around downtown. I keep forgetting that Chicago streets are three-dimensional, and so navigating grid-style does not work at all. I learned a new word: “fog computing”. It’s when the Cloud flies so low they become fog. And this is somehow related to the Internet of Things. I found a spot…

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Chicago, day 2

One point of going to conventions is to network with other professionals, so I tried to do that. I can follow other Qualcomm guys, but since I couldn’t find them, I resorted to plan B, which is to find groups of people discussing things that look interesting, listen in, and try to slip in comments….

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Chicago, day 1

Flight delayed; airplane extremely cramped and crowded. No entertainment, no food. Middle seat. Budget took 35 min to process 2 persons. Hotel parking is $50/day. And they charge for everything, including water. View from window is beautiful. They gave me a room on the top floor. FreedomPop WiMAX works! Yay for free internet.