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rickgeorges
Pinellas County, Florida
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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Execupundit.com: Essential and Elusive. Corollary to the last post about trolling on social media, and the time wasting endeavors of some humans arguing on social media about politics, religion and other unwinnable fights, this post by Michael Wade highlights the... Continue reading
Posted 8 hours ago at Futurelawyer
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Man On Deathbed Deeply Regrets Not Spending More Time Arguing On Facebook | The Babylon Bee. A man on his deathbed, dying of cancer, has stated that his only regret is not spending more time on Facebook and Twitter arguing... Continue reading
Posted 9 hours ago at Futurelawyer
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A couple of years ago I was in the middle of the worst year of my life. Then, an angel came to me and brought me back. Stoics teach us that there is no good and bad; but, there is... Continue reading
Posted 10 hours ago at Futurelawyer
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Execupundit.com: The Little Things. We have all heard the phrase: "Don't sweat the small stuff", followed by "It's all small stuff". The intention here is to imply that life's problems are diminutive. This is a corollary to the Stoic principle... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Futurelawyer
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Augmented reality is coming to your car - Roadshow. Overlaying digital information on our perceived reality is a way to bring the power of computing to our lives in a userful way. Heads up displays on car windshields will likely... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Futurelawyer
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You can now pre-order an unlocked Palm smartphone to use on any service provider. I admit that the more gadgety a new gadget is, the more I like it. As tiny phones go, the Palm Phone is very cool. Until... Continue reading
Posted yesterday at Futurelawyer
Yes, you heard me right. As Michael Connell, the Stoic comedian, says, Superman has a 9 to 5 soul sucking job with a boss that hates him, and living a lie. I can go home whenever I want, am my... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Execupundit.com: First Paragraph. I also don't need a "brand strategist", a "media buyer", a "creative firm" or fancy offices. I also am not in danger of having some corporate suits slash my budget, or laying me off. What's your excuse? Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
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What is RCS Messaging, and Exactly How Does It Work? | Digital Trends. Rich Communication Services (RCS) is actually an accurate description of the benefits of modern smartphones using communication apps that combine the visual and other texting services of... Continue reading
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If you are interested in the Aegir Smartpen, check out this excellent review. 15 minutes and you will be able to see exactly how it is used. Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Livescribe App - Livescribe. The Aegir Smartpen is now the only pen of its kind that syncs with mobile devices and the Desktop with the release of LiveScribe+, which is a Desktop companion for the slim and light Aegir. The... Continue reading
Posted 2 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Rat has a fool proof way to identify the whack jobs on your morning commute. After 3, it seems foolish to continue counting bumper stickers. Call it overkill. But, it is still a good way to identify the people you... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Futurelawyer
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I%u2019ll be passing on Google%u2019s new 2fa for logins on iPhones and iPads. Here%u2019s why | Ars Technica. I have been preaching about two factor authentication as a defense against hackers and phishers for ages. However, nothing is perfect. This... Continue reading
Posted 3 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Execupundit.com posted the trailer for the comedy movie, The Intern, and it begins with a twenty something asking a 70 year old job applicant: "Where do you see yourself in 10 years?" The laugh line is the response: 80? But,... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Futurelawyer
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[Update: Ads are gone] Huawei apparently decides it needs more bad press, puts ads on phone lock screens. While this bone headed play by Huawei has ended, the company apparently was not satisfied with being banned in the U.S., and... Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Futurelawyer
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There is real danger in ticking off our new Robot Overlords. Continue reading
Posted 5 days ago at Futurelawyer
I am going to visit the Antarctic this weekend, and get up close and personal with the penguins, and the glaciers, and the mountains of ice. I will be traveling by Kayak, and expect to see many interesting features of... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Futurelawyer
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28 Secrets of Exceptionally Productive People | Inc.com. Ryan Holiday introduced me to Stoicism several years ago, during my wife's illness and death. I was looking everywhere desperately for an escape from my misery. Finally, I realized that it wasn't... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Futurelawyer
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Document Library | LegalFuel. So many forms. So little time. The Florida Bar provides many free legal forms for the practicing lawyer, and they are online and ready to use as templates for case specific documents that are valuable to... Continue reading
Posted 6 days ago at Futurelawyer
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I was driving in the car the other day and I had just read the obits. I always think of Jacquelyn when I read them. The sun was coming in through the windshield of the car, and the heat made... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Futurelawyer
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The LTE Samsung Galaxy Watch is getting an overdue One UI update | TechRadar. My daily driver Smartwatch, the LTE variant of the Galaxy Watch by Samsung, is finally getting the new One UI update, and it is great. One... Continue reading
Posted 7 days ago at Futurelawyer
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iX1500 - ScanSnapWorld. If I had to pick one essential piece of tech that was in my law office, aside, of course, from my computer, it would be my Scanner. I have two of the predecessors to the iX1500, which... Continue reading
Posted Jun 12, 2019 at Futurelawyer
In case you need some Xmas magic this summer, Tropicana Field will host the world's biggest light show this year between November 22d and Xmas. Here is a little taste of Xmas to get your magic going. Continue reading
Posted Jun 12, 2019 at Futurelawyer