While taking notes, I rated audience response on a scale from 1 (silence) to 10 (insanely great; the 1984 Macintosh). The numbers look low, but that's partly because I was a harsh critic and partly because the rumor mill diluted the impact of some big points.
Yeah, they still love Steve. But every year can't be an iPhone year.
If you were there, and you've got a different take, I'd love to hear it. Use the message board below.
— Craig Matsumoto, West Coast Editor, Light Reading