Microsoft Delays WinHEC

Microsoft postpones its software and hardware conference. (

Microsoft has delayed WinHEC until the fall of 2008, in response to "industry feedback."

The conference will be supplemented throughout 2008 by "a series of technology-specific events that are designed to keep hardware engineers and Windows driver developers up-to-date," Microsoft said on the WinHEC Web site.

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WinHEC is Microsofts answer to the Intel Developer Forum, with an (unsurprising) focus on the interaction of hardware and software, rather than just software.

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