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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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OnePlus One makes its official debut | Android and Me. When it is available later this month, the OnePlus One smartphone will have the best specs of any handset ever made. But, in the end, the carrier controls this market;... Continue reading
Posted 1 hour ago at Futurelawyer
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Limit Wi-Fi Access for Users Who Bring Their Own Devices | Law Technology News. Yesterday, I was talking about the Bring Your Own Device movement, and pondering how lucky I was to only have one user on my network. Today,... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Futurelawyer
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Rufus Cuff: How big a smartwatch can you stomach? - CNET. I really like the idea of a wrist communicator that would replace the smartphone/smartwatch combination. However, I think there ought to be a Predator version that makes the device... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Futurelawyer
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Google Hangouts for Android Gets Merged Conversations, Contact List. Google is getting serious about revamping our mobile communications by continuing the merger between various methods of messaging. Now, SMS messaging and Google Hangout conversations with the same person are merged,... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Futurelawyer
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NeatConnect Cloud Scanner Review. This is a rather complete review of the NeatConnect cloud scanner by Lawyerist. Since Sam Glover is a fan of the ScanSnap line from Fujitsu, I was also surprised that he liked it. I have used... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Futurelawyer
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Amazon Deal of the Day I have wanted a Mini Jambox for some time. This tiny Bluetooth speaker has sound that will fill a room. It is half the size of my old one; but, I have passed it by... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
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BYOD in the law office . Many lawyers want to bring their own mobile devices to work, for many reasons. This BYOD (Bring your own device) movement has driven big law IT administrators crazy because, like herding cats, everyone seems... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Happy Monday. Hope you don't have to appear before this Judge today. Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Easter and Springtime are times of new birth, renewal, and love. Enjoy the day. Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Samsung claims next Galaxy Note will have new form factor | Android and Me. The best smartphone I've ever had is my Note 3. I have kept it longer, used it more, and it has never disappointed. However, Samsung is... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Futurelawyer
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While I was still thinking about meetings and big law and marketing consultants, and why I am still a solo practiioner, I came across this sign, and realized that trainers, and marketing analysts, and practice experts and all your friends,... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Futurelawyer
When Firm Culture Gets In the Way of Firm Success: How to Overcome the Stumbling Blocks | The Legal Watercooler. Reading articles like this one really validate my decision to be a solo. I don't make as much money as... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Samsung Smartwatch Rumored to Join Moto 360 With Android Wear. Some of you have been asking why I am buying Gear and Gear 2 when Google is going to be making SmartWatches next year with AndroidWear, a mobile version of... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Futurelawyer
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TechnologyTell Review: LithiumCard slim external battery | GadgeTell. It isn't often that you can find a functional external battery with the cables built in that is a small as a credit card, and really thin. But, the LithiumCard meets this... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Chrome Remote Desktop App Now Available on Google Play | Droid Life. Chrome Remote Desktop is out of beta and you can now control your computer from your phone or tablet from a remote location for free. We don't need... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Futurelawyer
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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 7 days 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 7 days 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 7 days 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 7 days 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 7 days 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 Apr 15, 2014 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 Apr 15, 2014 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 Apr 15, 2014 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 Apr 14, 2014 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 Apr 14, 2014 at Futurelawyer