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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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TigerDirect.com | Black Friday 2014 Deals and Retail Ad. I am a tech addict. I freely confess my weakness. But, I have managed to make it somewhat socially acceptable by blogging about it, and pretending to be an expert. However,... Continue reading
Posted 1 hour ago at Futurelawyer
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LawComix Blog Lawyer Cartoons by Charles Fincher, Esq.: Thanksgiving Turkey Trial. Charlie Fincher nails it. Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Futurelawyer
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When I got to the office this morning, after I explained to the birds that, in this country, we don't eat parrots; but, that a feathered relative known as the Turkey was not so fortunate, I expected Savannah to commiserate.... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Futurelawyer
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How to Stuff your Parrot on Thanksgiving |. No, no, Nanette. I am not talking about putting stuffing in a parrot. Unless feeding it to the parrot counts. I will be spending part of the day calming my flock's nerves,... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Futurelawyer
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You can now check which devices are logged into your Google account. This is a great new tool that tells you which of your devices has logged into Google recently, and from where. You can go to the dashboard and... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
Google Nexus 6 unboxing: cutting loose the colossus (Video) | Pocketnow. Okay, I am biased in favor of my new Galaxy Note 4, which is the best smartphone on the planet. However, some of you like the Nexus line, and... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Get 41% Off the Tiny SKEYE Nano Drone. I know you have been wracking your brain trying to divine what to get the FutureLawyer for Christmas. Here is a great idea... a Nano Drone. I really want a real drone,... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Enough of open plan offices, say workers - DesignCurial. I can see operating my practice on a beach, in a tree house, in the backyard, and many other unique and exotic spaces. But, open space in a modern warehouse office... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Amazon.com: Paperport 14.0. Many law firms spend thousands of dollars on document management systems. There are many ways to do it, however, and there are frugal solutions available for small and solo firms. Now that we are converting most of... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Protect against Bluetooth threats | ZDNet. Wearable computing depends on bluetooth, a form of wireless data transfer that works between devices within 30 feet away. That is how my SmartWatches and my SmartPhone and my Bluetooth Headset communicate. Since you... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Futurelawyer
The Kea is native to New Zealand, and is the vandal of the parrot world. They are destructive, playful, and mischievous. This Attenborough documentary investigates whether the Kea is actually the most intelligent of its species. Could this bird play... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Samsung Gear S: a smartwatch that is really a smartphone - FT.com. I fell in love with the Samsung Galaxy Note line a couple of years ago. The huge screen was beautiful; but, I thought, at the time, it might... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Futurelawyer
Execupundit.com: 10 Rules for Thanksgiving. Read 'em and weep. These rules for Thanksgiving really hit home. Follow them, and have a thankful day. My favorite is not to discuss politics at dinner. I would expand that one to never discussing... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Villainous James Bond-inspired laser watch blasts through plastic - CNET. Okay, here's a smartwatch for you. It would only be purchased by someone with a lawyer on permanent retainer. It contains a real laser, and will burn through skin or... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Futurelawyer
Execupundit.com: Quote of the Day. I love this quote from Lincoln in Execupundit today. I needed to hear it today. We get to choose each day our level of happiness. It is a choice that we make without worrying about... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Virtual Law Firm - Can It Be Done? | JurisPage. I live and work 5 minutes from some of the most beautiful beaches in the world. I can count on one hand the times I have actually been in the... Continue reading
Posted Nov 20, 2014 at Futurelawyer
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Google Glass may not become a consumer hit as support wanes | TechnologyTell. There is no doubt. Wearable computing is a hit. We are wearing smartwatches, wearing bluetooth headsets, and we wear our smartphones in our pockets, on our belt,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 20, 2014 at Futurelawyer
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BendDesk: the curved multitouch workspace of the future (video). Talk about being on the wrong end of a revolution. The BendDesk was a cool two screen multi-touch desktop all in one computer that never made it. The world was going... Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2014 at Futurelawyer
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I enjoyed my short sojourn to the freezing North. However, I am glad to be home. This is why: Continue reading
Posted Nov 19, 2014 at Futurelawyer
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And Here's a Treasure Trove of 90s Videos About the Internet�. Remember the Ninetie? I was traveling around talking about this new thing called the Internet and the World Wide Web. I had a colllection of videotapes, the best of... Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2014 at Futurelawyer
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Genius: A Periscope That Gives You Eyes in the Back of Your Head | WIRED. This clever gadget is a metaphor for a really useful personal improvement technique. If you always look at the world from one point of view,... Continue reading
Posted Nov 18, 2014 at Futurelawyer
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I don't know if it is great or creepy. This is what I saw when I loaded up Chrome today. Is that good or not? Continue reading
Posted Nov 17, 2014 at Futurelawyer