Quote Originally Posted by shiflett
Another perspective is that Zend's announcement at ZendCon is no different than many of Apple's announcements at WWDC. For example, Apple announced its Intel plans last year. They wanted developers to be ready. Zend announced its framework plans last year. They wanted developers to be ready.
Not a fantastic comparison as Apple made available "beta" computers for developers so that they could get ready...

Zend may have been better to either not mention it or provide a fairly good date on when something would be released.