I also took a look at the Intel IoT Gateway. For those of you not in the know, IoT stands for Internet of Things.
The Intel AppUp® developer portal is no longer available for submitting apps.
Another set of booths and activities that I found engaging were those that concerned 3-D printing.
The Intel® Developer Zone provides resources, tools, dev kits and content for developers creating innovative IoT solutions.
If you weren't able to join us at these talks in San Francisco at IDF this week - here are three talks about Intel Parallel Studio 2011.
If you are attending the Intel Developer Forum, you have a couple of great opportunities to learn about the Yocto Project and how it helps embedded Linux.