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July 11, 2006 at 2:16 PM

WPC: Beer?

I missed this because I was in an interview, but word is Doug Burgum, a senior vice president in Microsoft’s Business Division, passed out beer during his afternoon keynote address at the Worldwide Partner Conference here in Boston. Now there’s an innovative way to draw a crowd at a conference… enough with the free tote bags and Beta 2 copies of Windows Vista.

“It was the best keynote ever,” said one reporter who attended.

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