Lights are dimming, and we’re getting ready to start.
OK, so no Coldplay this time in the playlist. It’s filled with 50s music, including Great Balls.
People were standing and gawking at the back for some reason. Was it Coldplay? I couldn’t see.
Speaking of VIPs, AL GORE! Steve’s
personal friend and Oprah-esque weight fluctuator. I’m expecting lots
of cheering from Al when Steve talks about making everything more
Jason: PLEASE do not make age references
about a man with more frigging energy than you and I put together. OFF
LIMITS until you can do 8 hours plus of back to back live interviews
ala D conference!
Mossface is so beyond the normal
level of tech writers that he eschews the normal Media badge for a VIP
badge. In 157 years, when we’re his age, we hope to be awarded the same
courtesies. Plus major discounts at IHOP.
There are two iMacs on stage. I can’t see
the screen detail carefully to tell whether it’s regular Leopard or the
Snow variety. Expect lots of OS talk today (but you knew that).