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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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Lawyer Cubicles Are Coming to New York - Law Blog - WSJ. Thanks for the heads up on this from The Florida Bar blog. I really have nothing against BigLaw. I am certain that setting associates up in cubicles surrounded... Continue reading
Posted 7 hours ago at Futurelawyer
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Encyclopedia | World Parrot Trust. The World Parrot Trust, of which I am a member, has revamped its website, and it is a great place to learn about my favorite birds. This page is a complete encyclopedia about parrots. Just... Continue reading
Posted 8 hours ago at Futurelawyer
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The Crucial 500 GB SSD drive was delivered this morning. I attached the SATA to USB 3.0 cable,and formatted it for connection to the tablet. I will be imaging the tablet drive to it. It occurred to me that the... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Futurelawyer
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Amazon Underground. Amazon has begun an Android app download site that has completely free apps. That means, no in app purchases required for complete functionality. No tricks. Just Amazon marketing genius. I guarantee you will find something you want down... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Futurelawyer
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A Colombian Kingpin Gets The 'Goodfellas' Treatment In 'Narcos' : NPR. It is going to be hard to concentrate on work today. The ten episode Netflix series "Narcos" premieres, and I have a thing for Pablo Escobar history. I started... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Huawei Watch To Be Released Next Month, Comes With Full AMOLED Display : PERSONAL TECH : Tech Times. Huawei (pronounced WA-WAY) is improving on current Android Wear watches with a display that removes the black band at the bottom of... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Amazon.com: Amazon Prime (One Year Membership). One of my readers asked me why I hadn't yet posted about Amazon Prime. He just discovered it, and was amazed by the benefits. I told him I had been a member for a... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
Execupundit.com: Counterintuitive. I must respectfully disagree with Mr. Wade on this one. He says that when you feel like engaging, you should disengage, and when you feel like disengaging, you should engage. I say you should do the opposite. Counterintuitive,... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Toucan Gets 3-D Printed Beak - Geeks are Sexy Technology NewsGeeks are Sexy Technology News. Here is a happy story about the use of technology to help our wild friends. One of the highlights of my trip to Las Vegas... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Futurelawyer
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The right attitude for a happy life, mind, Health News, AsiaOne YourHealth. Like you, I get ill reading all the stuff about what you need to eat, buy, or consume to achieve happiness. Religion promises happiness; but, in the next... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Reclaim Disk Space After the Windows 10 Update by Deleting Old Builds�. Okay, if you just upgraded to Windows 10, don't try this at home. While you can reclaim a lot of disk space by deleting an old Windows installation,... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Futurelawyer
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tir Kinetic Desk M1 review: The smartest desk $2,990 can buy | PCWorld. And, in the Wednesday edition of "Are you Kidding Me?", I give you a desk that annoys you with exercise tips, and raises up and down electronically.... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Futurelawyer
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States That Require a Bona Fide Office. This article examines the fifty states' positions on the requirement that lawyers practice from a fixed, physical location. Florida requires a "bona fide" office location; even though such a location is probably no... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Crucial BX100 500GB SATA 2.5 SSD - CT500BX100SSD1 at TigerDirect.com. While I am on the subject of the advantages of SSD drives, I have purchased one of these to replace my HDD backup USB 3.0 drive. But, you say, this... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Futurelawyer
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SSD vs HDD | Why Solid State Drives Are Better Hard Drives. Pick a measure, speed, durability, weight, reliability, whatever you choose, SSDs (Solid State Drives) are vastly superior to HDDs (Hard Disk Drives). So, why are you still booting... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Budgeting Software for Home Business - Quicken� Home & Business 2015. One of the toughest things for the lawyer to do is be a good business person. We are so involved with solving others' problems that we don't spend enough... Continue reading
Posted 4 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Vysor Puts Your Android Device%u2019s Screen On Your Desktop | TechCrunch. There are a couple of software tools that enable the control and display of an Android device on a computer or big screen. They require both devices to be... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Microsoft Offers Free Download Of %u201CStart Me Up%u201D To Celebrate 20 Years Of Windows 95 | TechCrunch. How appropriate that Microsoft honored the 20th anniversary of Windows 95 with a free download of a Rolling Stones song. These guys look... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Good luck trying to use Samsung Pay on Verizon Wireless. Verizon Wireless, my carrier, and the best of them all, won't be supporting Samsung Pay, which allows users to pay for stuff with their phone. That is a good thing.... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Moto 360 (2015) reportedly spotted in the wilds of Chicago | Android and Me. If the next version of the Moto 360 looks like this, I have a question. If the only design change is to move the button to... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Windows 10 review roundup: It's a big thumbs up. Windows 10 has been getting good reviews; and, I am sure it is a step up for many users. However, my experience with Windows launches in the past makes me leery.... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Floatify Version 8.0 Adds A Ton Of New Capabilities, Makes Google's 'Peeking' Heads-Up Notifications Look Like Junk. Contextually aware floating notifications that can be acted on with a touch make Floatify a great addition to Android phones. The free version... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Samsung's Galaxy Tab S2 is slimmer, smaller and squarer. Now that the Galaxy Tab S 2 has been released, and will soon be available in the U.S., everyone is filing comparisons to the Apple iPad Air, and pronouncing it smaller,... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Futurelawyer
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How to remove bloatware (pre-installed apps) on Android | Kingo Android Root. One of the best things about a rooted phone is that you can get rid of all the bloatware that the manufacturer pre-installed on the phone, and won't... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Futurelawyer