Silicon Florist’s links arrangement for August 25

Hazelnut Tech Talk Episode 8 | An Interview with Sarah Lacy in Portland, Oregon | Hazelnut Tech Talk

Sarah Lacy takes the time to sit down with Amber Case and Bram Pitoyo for the latest Hazelnut Tech Talk. If you missed the Sarah Lacy tweetup on Sunday, this will give you a good feel for what you missed (complete with Green Dragon background noise).

WordCamp Portland: How Has WordPress Changed Your Life? « Lorelle on WordPress

Lorelle VanFossen writes “The agenda of speakers for WordCamp Portland is out and I’m the keynote speaker. And I need your help. I will be talking about how WordPress is changing lives, not just from the blogging experience but truly changing your life from stem to stern. WordPress and WordPress.com free blogs give a voice to those who may never have had the chance to express themselves. With WordPress, they have the chance to be heard. I want to honor those people.”

Interview with JanRain on OpenID

An extensive interview with the JanRain folks on some of the finer points of OpenID

Portland Happy Hours on Your Google Homepage

Julian Chadwick writes “I had breakfast with Bryan of UrbanDrinks yesterday and he showed me something that might change your life. For those of you who use an iGoogle homepage (and the rest of you who will–you can only resist them so long), UrbanDrinks has created a Portland happy-hour Google ‘gadget.'”

Young Millionaires – Entrepreneur.com

Jive Software’s Matt Tucker and Bill Lynch are featured as “young millionaires” in Entrepreneur magazine.

Strange Love: strange love episode: shizzow!

Shizzow shouts from the Strange Love Live couch.