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rickgeorges
Pinellas County, Florida
Lawyer,Poet, author, educator. Practices real property, corporation, wills, trusts and estates law in Pinellas County, Florida. Writes the FutureLawyer column. Gives seminars on technology and the law. Author of "Life is Simple, Really", Poems about Life, Loving, Family and Fun.
Interests: Computers, golf, tennis, chess, technology, gadgets
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Google now has all the data it needs, will stop scanning Gmail inboxes for ad personalization | TechCrunch. Google won't be scanning your email for data to send personalized ads to you anymore. The company claims it already has enough... Continue reading
Posted 13 hours ago at Futurelawyer
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7 Reasons You Might Actually Want to Use Google Keep | PCMag.com. I wrote about Google Keep last year, and I am still using it. It meshes well with Chrome and my other Google apps. I can create saved notes... Continue reading
Posted 14 hours ago at Futurelawyer
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How to track what's being said to Alexa with the history feature | Android Central. I am certain that lawyers and criminal investigators would love to find out what a person has asked Alexa. Well, with a proper subpoena, they... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Futurelawyer
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Flip phones are making a comeback | Android Central. What goes around, comes around. Twenty years ago, a cell phone was just a phone, and the StarTac from Motorola was the coolest thing going. I had one, and it was... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Futurelawyer
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Mattel Releases Hipster Douchebag Ken Doll with Man Bun. I weep for our culture. The decline and fall of Western Civilization is nigh. Apparently, Mattel thinks that the new paradigm of male pride wears a manbun, short sleeves, a patterned... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Futurelawyer
We all are trained to be the one helping; whether it be our clients or our family or complete strangers. Law is one of the service professions, and people come to us every day seeking help with legal problems that... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Here's Why You Should Simply Give In to Google. The war is over. Google won. Get over it. Google powers 75% of the Internet. As this author writes: "When was the last time you said: Bing that for me"? As... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
Execupundit.com: Advice with Scars on It. I love that Execupundit and I have scars. Our battles come with years of experience and dealing with many problems and difficulties. He advised companies and their employees about management issues and other stuff.... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Google Glass gets its first firmware update in three years, world barely notices | AndroidAuthority. Originally touted as the wearable for the cool kids in 2014, Google Glass has disappeared from the radar for a couple of years. It has... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Using Google Scholar to Conduct Free Legal Research. Don't pay for legal research until you read this great article by Nicole Black about Google Scholar. Every case ever in a searchable format free from Google? No brainer. Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Futurelawyer
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How I Became Artificially Intelligent (and how you can too). Intelligence is really a human function. Artificial Intelligence is just a term of art to describe computers that have been trained by humans to follow complex algorithms to make choices.... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Samsung ready to relaunch the Galaxy Note line in August. After the exploding Note 7 debacle, fans of the Note series of phones and the active stylus pen should have a lot of pent up demand for the new version... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Microsoft admits it disables anti-virus software in response to Kaspersky's EU complaint - The Verge. The EU battle between Microsoft and Kaspersky Anti-Virus just took an interesting turn. Kaspersky has accused Microsoft of turning off third party anti-virus software during... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Today's Daily Stoic quote really fits me. I hate Mondays. I am in a place where I don't want to be. Things are difficult right now. It would be easy to sit back, do nothing, and worry about what will... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Futurelawyer
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AOC e1659Fwu 16-Inch Ultra Slim 1366x768 Res 200 cd/m2 Brightness USB 3.0-Powered Portable LED Monitor w/ Case | Staples�. Are you a road warrior? I have several gadgets in the bag that I carry with me when I travel. A... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Practical Tips for Maintaining Dignity During Termination Meetings | Dashboard Insights. I hate the word, termination. People are fired, not eliminated from the planet. Being solo means that I don't have to worry about having to fire employees, and I... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Futurelawyer
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I am growing used to coming home to large cardboard boxes with the Amazon label taped across them. They carry toilet paper, paper towels, cleaning supplies, and all sorts of stuff. However, this picture highlights the risk of buying stuff... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Futurelawyer
Don%u2019t gyp employees on retirement plans | Ary Rosenbaum - JDSupra. Before I get to the topic of this post, let's be clear. There are times when it would be nice if I weren't a solo. When a family member... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Easy. Consume mass quantities. (If you don't get that Television show allusion, you are too young to be my friend). Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Futurelawyer
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7 hidden features of Google Drive - CNET. Google Drive is cheap cloud file storage that will backup, store, share, and manage any file you use or keep on your computer. Big file? Share it with your colleagues and clients... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Delete yourself from the internet by pressing this button. Had one of those days? Are you tired of the range of emotions that use of the Internet causes? Do you long for the days of complete anonymity? Do you crave... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Can't Live Without Coffee? Thank This Pope. | uCatholic. Thanks to this Pope, we Catholics may now drink coffee without fear of eternal damnation. Thanks, Pope Clement VIII. Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2017 at Futurelawyer
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Amazon.com: Power PDF Advanced 2.0, US Retail: Software. Lawyers deal with writing, storing, filing and otherwise dealing with documents and pleadings all day every day. Therefore, the most important software in the modern lawyer's toolbox is the software that allows... Continue reading
Posted Jun 16, 2017 at Futurelawyer