Real Digital - Irony or Paradox?

The conversation at the recent LikeMind gathering in Boston careened thru a range of random topics but settled on one ironic concept... It is better to be together in person to get the most out of developing digital projects. The flow of real conversation (and caffeine, etc.) is the best way to drill into relevant info to share... One of the best topics was how to be more efficient with all the digital tools out there beyond the obvious Skype and - More like the uber-efficiency of launchy, lifehacker, GTD, basecamp ... the point is that the list of solutions should not be too long - right?