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  • "...16 speakers made PowerPoint presentations. Each was allowed 20 slides that auto-advanced after 15 seconds — five minutes total — a modified version of a format pioneered in Japan called “Pecha Kucha,�? loosely translated as chitchat."

    The New York Times, Night Life Reprogrammed, by Allen Salkin, August 3, 2008

    August 3, 2008