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rickgeorges
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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Angry Birds Rio - Android Apps on Google Play. Angry Birds is a silly game. But, I am a bird guy, and I have a bird named Rio. So, this one is a no brainer. And, in this version, the... Continue reading
Posted 16 hours ago at Futurelawyer
Drones are becoming pretty annoying. When this 8 year old girl was being filmed by one because of her awesome golf swing, nobody expected this. Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Futurelawyer
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Samsung's Gear S3 smartwatch lets you ditch your phone in style. I love the Gear S2 and wear it every day. The rest of my SmartWatch collection is gathering dust in a watch case. I love the styling of the... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Futurelawyer
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Scientists: Earth Endangered by New Strain of Fact-Resistant Humans - The New Yorker. Andy Borowitz writes about scientists who complain about a new strain of humankind; you know who they are. "Don't confuse me with the facts". "I don't care... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
After two posts this morning with the "All out of love" allusion, I can't get the song out of my head. It is only fair that you have to listen to it with me, and hum it for the rest... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Samsung announces that over 500,000 Note 7s have arrived in the US | Android and Me. I have owned every Note version since the first. But, I balked at spending over $800 for the Note 7. When they started exploding,... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Futurelawyer
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WAIST BAG SMARTPHONE HOLDER - HANDEE HOLDER by Lifesaver P.M.C.S Ltd %u2014 Kickstarter. What would happen if you combined the two dorkiest products in existence? Why, the Waist Bag Smartphone Holder, of course. A fanny pack combined with a selfie... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Microsoft may block laptops from installing Linux [Update]. Microsoft is all out of love for Linux, and no longer plays well with others. But, the company isn't lost without Linux, and is cutting deals with manufacturers to lock the BIOS... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Google's New Messaging App Is So Useful I Don't Care That It's Creepy. I just downloaded, and have started using, the new messaging app from Google, Allo. Very cool. It learns my habits, knows where I am, knows what I... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Why Evernote Is Giving Up on Its Data Centers for Google Cloud.Old friend, and reader, Michael Haddad, asks me to comment on the Evernote move to Google Cloud. The short answer is that Evernote is a sofware company, and wants... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Why, bribery of course. Just give a Food and Wine gift card to SWMBO and SWSWBO. Have fun, girls. I know I will. Papa. Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Futurelawyer
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48 Hrs Only: $79.99 Microsoft Windows 10; Only $6.99 ADATA 32GB Flash Drive, & More. If you have been playing around with computers as long as I have, you have to be struck by the advances in data storage and... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Google wants to show Samsung and Huawei what Android should look like | VICE News. While the Nexus line of phones has been great, and rocks the latest and greatest version of the best mobile operating system on the planet,... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Man sues Samsung, saying Note 7 exploded in his pants - CNET. Having passed on the overpriced Note 7, I am feeling a little vindicated by the battery problems being experienced by Samsung. I love most Samsung products; especially the... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Google Reportedly Launching Allo Messaging App Sept. 21. Your messaging app is about to get smarter. Allo will use machine learning to give users a richer messaging experience. Now, you will be able to respond to text messages with a... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Futurelawyer
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I just had the Teclast 2 in 1 tablet/computer hybrid 2 in 1 computer delivered, and it is tiny and light and, most amazing, will boot to both Windows 10 and Android. The Android version is not the most current;... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Savannah has found out the Pinot was offered a job as the Social Media Mascot for the Florida Bar. She has authorized me to advise the Bar that she is available for service as Co-Mascot; and, she further wants it... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Futurelawyer
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How to Get Better Prices on Amazon Automatically %u2013 Medium. The Honey browser add on automatically applies coupon codes while shopping online. Now, it works on Amazon. If, like me, you buy a lot of things on Amazon, this is... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Samsung ATIV BOOK 9 Spin - an owner's review. I am still, after a few months, rocking the Book 9 Spin; and, it is the best laptop I have ever used. Thin and light, with more power than I will... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Verizon is in some hot water after charging customers for unused data. I pay more for cell service with Big Red; primarily, because reliability and coverage are important to me. I also monitor the family's data use every day to... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Amazon Smart Control System Echo Dot Relaunched At $50. SWMBO has a full sized Echo in the living room, and she controls her music, and asks Alexa questions while she is doing whatever it is she does in the Living... Continue reading
Posted Sep 17, 2016 at Futurelawyer
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We Built This City Lyrics - Starship. Looking forward to hearing Starship this afternoon at Epcot. Proof that, yes, we built that. At my age, there is nothing quite so inspiring as aging rockers. Rock on. Continue reading
Posted Sep 17, 2016 at Futurelawyer