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Inside and Out... An attempt to understand technology better...
I returned from the Students Advocates Day conducted by Microsoft India's Academic Evangelism Team where I talked about where Microsoft is headed from the perspective of its developer tools. So, I talked about the next version of the .NET Framework [2.0] and how we can align our development for Longhorn.

Upon return, got to know from Deepak yesterday that I have been nicknamed Terror by the students!

Wondering why - ??? Any pointers?
Posted on Wednesday, June 16, 2004 4:00 PM General | Back to top


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ha ha! good going!

i could probably give a few possibilities:
1. you might have spoken a lot of tech which you're capable of - and which might have scared the students.
2. did any of the students ask you any "silly" questions - you could really lose your temper somebody did :)
3. you didn't realize that you were possessed by a ghost and don't have any memories of what you did on stage :)

anyways, nice nick to earn eh?
Left by Pandurang on Jun 16, 2004 7:24 PM

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Well..I learnt of this too. It seems that I've been nicknamed the "Master" (dont ask me why). So when we had that argument/discussion on MSN groups and forums, people rushed over to watch the Terror taking on the Master. Makes me feel as if I'm in one of those arcade video games :-)
Left by Sriram on Jun 18, 2004 8:21 AM

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Actually Pandurang, I think it has something to do with reason 1. I heard something about some Rotor discussion...maybe Gaurav would know better :-)
Left by Sriram on Jun 18, 2004 8:23 AM

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I have no clue about it... though have heard rumours on the first reasoning... nothing concrete :)
Left by gaurav@wintoolzone.com (Gaurav K on Jun 21, 2004 7:25 AM

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I Think for every & any questions he might have given 4-5 ways to do it.. this might have left them thinking "was he talking rite.. " :-))
Left by Naveen K S on Jun 25, 2004 5:44 PM

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