With those two principles in mind, I have something for y'all to check out. For sure you (the collective you) should head over to:
They are always having cool sessions about cutting edge stuff - with swag usually too! For example, last week they had a cool session on the history of Blu-ray. A cool sounding session coming up next month is going to be about displays.
Also, don't for get about DVExpo this week and AlphaDogs' Editors Lounge on Friday.