Nice gimmick and yet another way for me to spend too much time here by suckering me into the forums that I don't usually frequent.... I like!
"Programming today is a race between software engineers striving to build bigger and better idiot-proof programs, and the Universe trying to produce bigger and better idiots. So far, the Universe is winning." --Rick Cook
Well, it's also less Google referrals plus hopefully some improved navigation (as in I can see all the new articles with one click instead of going through fifty-some-odd different pages to read all the threads with new articles, for example).