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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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Samsung Gear 2, Gear 2 Neo and Gear Fit Compatibility List. If you are contemplating getting a Gear SmartWatch, now that the second generation is out, make sure you have a Samsung device. No IPhone watch is available yet; although,... Continue reading
Posted 11 hours ago at Futurelawyer
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Hotdog in a sausage bun because bread makes you fat. I have lost a lot of weight in the past year and a half; I did it by restricting Carbohydrates in my diet. One of the tough things to find... Continue reading
Posted 17 hours ago at Futurelawyer
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Samsung Gear Glass patent reveals new design that%u2019s part Google Glass, part Dragon Ball Z scouter. Since this has turned into gadget Wednesday at the FutureLawyer, I give you a concept product from Samsung, which takes Google Glass behind the... Continue reading
Posted 18 hours ago at Futurelawyer
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Rufus Cuff, the next-gen smartwatch | Product Reviews Net. My Gear 2 Neo is just getting warm on my arm, and I am already looking at the next generation in smart wearables, the RufusCuff. It will be a while before... Continue reading
Posted 18 hours ago at Futurelawyer
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Samsung Gear 2 Neo Preview - CNET. I have had the Gear 2 Neo for half a day, and I already love it. Losing the camera was brilliant, as the watch is now slimmer, lighter, and cheaper, all the while... Continue reading
Posted 19 hours ago at Futurelawyer
The science doesn't lie. While my daily tolerance for caffeine is about twice what is recommended in this video, it is a personal thing, and the many benefits of caffeine greatly outweigh the negatives. Hi, my name is Rick, and... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Futurelawyer
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Lawyers Use Google Glass To Win Cases - Business Insider. Okay, I might be wrong (just a little) about the utility of Google Glass. The things may have uses in many professions, including Doctors, Surgeons, Teachers, etc. However, their use... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Futurelawyer
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7 Simple Steps to Resolve Any Conflict Like a Zen Master. We lawyers excel at conflict. It is essential to our profession that we argue facts, law and seek to persuade. However, arguing never really solved anything. Zen requires a... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Futurelawyer
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What Cortana%u2019s doing right and wrong (so far) | Pocketnow. Microsoft is late to the mobile party; but, Windows Phone 8.1 (Cortana is the voice) is proving that it can compete with iOS and Android on a level playing field.... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
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'Game of Thrones': Joffrey's Wedding Ends With a Killer Bash | Yahoo TV - Yahoo TV. Normally, it isn't nice to be happy at a death. Every human being has some value, and we tempt the Karma gods if we... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Monday morning getting to you? Facing a week of frustration and annoying people? Get a bear. Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
My Gear 2 Neo will be delivered on Tuesday. The Neo doesn't have a camera; but, even this Romanian version of an unboxing video shows what is cool about the new version. A faster processor, more powerful graphics, and a... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Futurelawyer
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There are many parrot species living wild in Florida, given our temperate climate, and irresponsible pet owners. However, life will find a way, and the parrots are living happily in the wild. They actually tend to congregate near backyard bird... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Samsung Gear Fit: 5 Reasons You Don't Want This Smart Watch. Hey, I like wearable computers as much as the next guy. But, a fitness aide that will nudge me to run faster, walk faster, and eat my vegetables? I... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Big lineups for the Galaxy S5 at UK Samsung Stores | Android Central. Apple has the patent on curves, rectangles and design. I would assume they have patented the use of lines of people waiting to buy iPhones, wouldn't you?... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Aereo%u2019s live TV coming to Chromecast in May - CNET. Over the air broadcast TV is available with an antenna everywhere. Aereo uses the Internet to rebroadcast open TV for a fee. Broadcasters have sued the company, and it defends... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Google may open Glass Explorer program to all U.S. residents for one day [UPDATED] | Android and Me. I can't believe I'm saying this; but, a brand new gadget is going to be available for one day on the 15th,... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Futurelawyer
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I am always adding to the FutureLawyer workspace, tweaking it for maximum efficiency. See if you can tell what has changed or been added. There are no prizes for participation or success. Failure is not an option. Seize the day. Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Futurelawyer
Mentally Strong People: The 13 Things They Avoid. I don't know when this became the self-improvement blog; but, there it is. This article was posted by a Google+ friend, Rich Harris, last December, and I really agree with it. As... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Futurelawyer
The quote from RGIII the other day engendered some comments about luck being part of the equation, along with exceptional talent. I agree that, if one works harder that anybody else, talent will be a factor. However, I have always... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Samsung Gear 2 Teardown - iFixit. Just so you don't get bored waiting for my review of the Gear 2 Neo, which is shipping on the 11th, and should be here by the 15th, here is a look at the... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Futurelawyer
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WordPerfect Viewer for Android - Android Apps on Google Play. I use WordPerfect for document creation and word processing. I have used it for so many years that it is second nature. However, the news that WordPerfect X7, the new... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Documents show Gogo boasted of helping law enforcement agencies spy on in-flight wifi | PandoDaily. Using public WiFi in the open is an invitation to snooping. It appears that GoGo inflight WiFi's service has made modifications specifically to allow law... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Futurelawyer
Amazing New Spinal Cord Implant Revives Paralyzed Man's Legs. The next time somebody rails against computer enhanced humans, I am going to make them read about these men. All four were paralyzed from the waist down by spinal cord injuries.... Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2014 at Futurelawyer
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StoreDot%u2019s Bio-Organic Battery Tech Can Charge From Flat To Full In 30 Seconds | TechCrunch. There is much going on in the wearable technology world. We are clearly seeing a trend towards tech enhanced humans; whether that be by wearing... Continue reading
Posted Apr 8, 2014 at Futurelawyer