Microsoft rolls out "Silverlight" to compete with Adobe Flash... can it succeed with Flash's huge installed base? and the knee-jerk action of reciprocal "friend adding" - are people just looking for "friends"?

Reading Jeff Pulver's account makes me want to try

Okay, I admit, there's something about reading Jeff Pulver's account of he and Chris Brogan trying out yesterday that just for whatever reason makes me want to try it out...  perhaps next time I'm at a conference (like VON Europe in about 2 months). I think I'd want to do a session with a partner, though, so that it wasn't just a talking head...  hmmmm....