- But won’t someone think of the bears? – Both a cute story about tracking bears _and_ a depressing view of political posturing in a semi-ironic tone
- The Cute Cat Theory, or “first comes the porn, then the activists” – this looks like the most interesting talk I missed so far this year, and the notes are really an essay that I won’t forget
- Integrating game design techniques into functional software – hyperblogger Dave McClure puts up Amy Jo Kim’s fascinating talk on using the techniques that prolong game playing (points, feedback, etc.) in non-entertainment software.