First, here are some extremely random comments not related to any of the talks.
There were even more Ubuntu users than last year. Among Windows, Mac, and Linux, Windows was the least common.
I was grateful to find out that lots of people read my blog. One person even stored two years of my blog on his laptop so that he would have something to read on a plane trip! I'll do my best to try to keep you all informed and entertained. Thanks for reading!
I was not pleased when the hotel tried to charge me $3.25 for a plain bagel. I brought 4 Cliff Bars with me for the trip. Next time, I will bring a lot more. I eventually gave up on getting enough food at the hotel and started going to good restaurants during lunch ;) Yes, I can attest to the fact that Chicago-style, deep-dish pizza at Gino's East rules!
There was one speaker whose computer became "possessed". It started typing random characters all over the place. That's kind of a pain when you're trying to do a demo ;)
All the PyCon talks were video taped. Expect them to be released at some point.