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Now you see them, now you don't. The gold rush of tech events has slowed drastically this year as the prospectors on Wall Street reevaluate their positions.
How bad is it? Hotels in technology hubs such as San Francisco and New York have seen 20 percent or more of their group business vanish, and they trace much of that loss to tech company meetings. Giants such as Dell Computer Corp. and Compaq Computer