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Congrats to Peter Strange and Simon Hain

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You got big shout-outs at the DevCon. You're both famous!


Edit: Should have put in this is Mark Sohm's DevCon streaming thread.

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Re: Congrats to Peter Strange and Simon Hain

Yes, congrats to both Simon and Peter, and JT, great work here in the forums.

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Re: Congrats to Peter Strange and Simon Hain

Aw shucks ....Smiley Wink


I know Simon is there, so we might not hear from him till next week. 


Just to add, what the man said was exactly right - big thanks to you guys for making this an extremely useful resource to all developers, new and old. 

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Re: Congrats to Peter Strange and Simon Hain

surprising as it is, we have free wifi here peter Smiley Happy
and as the keynote was 45min too long i missed my next session, so i have some time to type away on my notebook.
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Re: Congrats to Peter Strange and Simon Hain

Congrats from mee too! You've been very helpful here. Keep up the good work Smiley Happy


Its good to get credit for your contributions though I bet this devcon its a bitter sweet experience for both of you Smiley Tongue

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Re: Congrats to Peter Strange and Simon Hain

Yeah...Congrats Peter and Simon.... I can specifically say when i started programming on blackberry i really didn't use any "book"...mostly relied on the forums and you guys are practically "authorities" when it comes to blackberry dev... Big Ups guys....
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Re: Congrats to Peter Strange and Simon Hain

Hi guys,


I even thought you were paid by rim to propose such a support to java developpers !!!



I hope we can continue to build java apps for BBX smartphones... Not sure, as Simon said, no announcements yet about java apps and dev compatiblity on BBX...

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Re: Congrats to Peter Strange and Simon Hain


Congrats simon & peter...

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Re: Congrats to Peter Strange and Simon Hain

Congrat Smiley Happy

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Re: Congrats to Peter Strange and Simon Hain

yes congrats, n keep up the good work.. now get back to answering all our queries!! :-p