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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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I have a houseful of teenagers this summer. They are like roaches, everywhere, and you can't get rid of them. So, since they seem to congregate at our house ( I hesitate to speculate on the reasons), I am using... Continue reading
Posted 1 hour ago at Futurelawyer
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My ladies are anxious to see Mickey Mouse. Continue reading
Posted 1 hour ago at Futurelawyer
This intriguing benchmark comparison between the top five Android smartphones is interesting. I have a Note 3 and an HTC One M8, both of which are great phones, and both of which I could easily use as my main phone.... Continue reading
Posted 1 hour ago at Futurelawyer
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Google is rolling out a new Material Design-inspired version of Google Play for Android - The Next Web. Google's Material Design initiative, which promises to make all of Google's universe look and act the same, is coming to some of... Continue reading
Posted 2 hours ago at Futurelawyer
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Execupundit.com: Online Training. My favorite management consultant, Michael Wade, is taking the show online as well as on the road. His popular and beneficial management programs are being created for the web, and he may finally be seeing the light... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Futurelawyer
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FYI: You can create Google Now reminders from Google.com. Did you ever wonder whether if it would be easier to take out the trash yourself than to tell a teenager to do it...15 times? Well, now you can annoy yourself... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Futurelawyer
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Several years ago, I created an Android app that cycled current FutureLawyer posts. It is still around, and can be downloaded and installed on your Android device. You can get it here. Download the apk file, and copy it to... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Futurelawyer
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101-year-old lawyer is still working at Fox Rothschild. I get asked all the time whether I will retire. Other than a wife, kids, colleges, gadgets and animals, I can't think of any reason. Actually, I like this 101 year old... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Futurelawyer
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I have been wearing both Smart Watches today, and it is working out great. With the Silver bracelet band, the Gear Live looks like jewelry on my right wrist, and receives all my Google Now notifications, and full text Email... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Amazon.com: Sound Logic Big Bluetooth Juke Box Speaker System: Electronics. SWMBO will tell you that I have the brain of a teenager and the body of an old man; that is how she explains all the teenaged friends of the... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Samsung Gear Live vs. Gear 2. My two favorite Smart Watches are the Gear 2 Neo and the Gear Live; both of which are reviewed in depth in this article, and my previous post about it. However, I have been... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Google Maps adds in-navigation voice control among other features | Android and Me. I never grow tired of checking out new enhancements to the GoogleVerse. I have been drawn in completely to the universe of Google, in which everything is... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
This short film debunks the myth that we only use 10% of our brains. The real truth is that our whole brain is working all the time. We just need to try harder to maximize our human potential. Don't fall... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
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LawComix Blog Lawyer Cartoons by Charles Fincher, Esq.: The Judge's New Chair. Hey, it could have been worse. The Judge's new chair: It could have been this: Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
The new Lenovo Windows 8 tablet has a high def 8 inch screen, and a quad core Atom processor. It can be configured with a 128 Gig SSD, which makes it the highest spec Windows tablet you can buy. For... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Florida Parrot Rescue. If you are in or near the Tampa Bay area on Saturday, August 9th, come to PetCo on Dale Mabry in Tampa. FPR will be having an event at which you can look at birds who need... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Futurelawyer
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This reminds me of the Sisters of St. Joseph. (SSJ) Although, now that I think about it, MMA is an apt description. Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Execupundit.com: Random Thoughts. When Michael Wade muses about random thoughts, my first inclination is the realization that there is nothing random about them. Decision making in compressed time is only fostered by contemplation without time restraints. The ironies of life... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Google, Samsung at crossroads over smart watches. My two favorite Smart Watches are the Samsung Gear 2 Neo, and the Samsung Gear Live. They both have advantages and disadvantages, and I am just as likely to wear one every other... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Will Light Field Photography Replace DSLRs? Lytro's CEO Says Yes. Light Field Photography combines a unique lens system with an Android based Linux computer to provide images that are immersive. Just as traditional cameras captured two planes of light on... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Hacking Chaos: The Cornell Method of Note-Taking. This is a good article by Sam Glover about the benefits of the Cornell method of note taking. I am old school about client conferences, and take notes by hand on a legal... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Futurelawyer
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I can say no, and nobody else at the firm will disapprove. Weekends are sometimes more important than money. And, a client worth keeping will never impose meaningless deadlines. Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Futurelawyer
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The best Android Wear watch face apps. It has been two weeks since the Android Wear watches became available, and already there are dozens of apps being created for the platform. Android is all about customization and choice. I love... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Futurelawyer
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It%u2019s time to stop treating Android Wear like a phone. I am amazed that Joe Fedewa is employed by Phandroid. He has to be kidding when he criticizes the Android developers out there who are pushing the limits of Android... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Futurelawyer