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Top 10 Ways to Use an iPad in Law Practice; Reviews of PhraseExpress, Dragon 12.5, Avvo, LegalWebPro

By Kathryn Hughes | Thursday, April 24, 2014

Today's issue of TL Answers contains these articles:

Wesley Y. S. Chang, The Top 10 Ways I Use My IPad In Law Practice

John Drisdale, Review: PhraseExpress

Christian Onsager, Review: Dragon NaturallySpeaking 12.5 Plus Headset Advice

Ben Ballard, Review: Avvo And LegalWebPro For Law Firm Website Creation

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Do you believe in the wisdom of crowds? In TL Answers, TechnoLawyer members answer legal technology and practice management questions submitted by their peers. This newsletter's popularity stems from the relevance of the questions and answers to virtually everyone in the legal profession. The TL Answers newsletter is free so don't miss the next issue. Please subscribe now.

Topics: Accounting/Billing/Time Capture | Automation/Document Assembly/Macros | Business Productivity/Word Processing | CLE/News/References | Collaboration/Knowledge Management | Computer Accessories | Dictation/OCR/Speech Recognition | Document Management | Laptops/Smartphones/Tablets | Law Firm Marketing/Publications/Web Sites | Legal Research | TL Answers | Utilities

Android Rant; Best Email Archiving Method; WinZip Pro Discount; Prime iPad Real Estate

By Kathryn Hughes | Friday, March 21, 2014

Today's issue of Fat Friday contains these articles:

Timothy Morgan, An Android Rant (for A Change)

Charles Zimmerman, The Best Email Archiving Method

Manning Huske, WinZip Pro Discount Tip

John Ellis, Caselinq Launches

Question Of The Week: Which Non-Apple IPad Apps Have Earned Prime Real Estate?

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Our most serendipitous offering, Fat Friday consists of unsolicited contributions by TechnoLawyer members. You'll no doubt enjoy it because of its mix of interesting topics and genuinely useful knowledge, including brutally honest product reviews and informative how-tos. The Fat Friday newsletter is free so don't miss the next issue. Please subscribe now.

Topics: Backup/Media/Storage | Business Productivity/Word Processing | Coming Attractions | Document Management | Email/Messaging/Telephony | Fat Friday | Laptops/Smartphones/Tablets | Litigation/Discovery/Trials | Utilities

Kindle iPad App and Legal Research; Reviews of PDF Expert, Air Sharing, DisplayFusion

By Kathryn Hughes | Friday, March 14, 2014

Today's issue of Fat Friday contains these articles:

Felicity Hardee, Clarifying Why I Rely on the Kindle iPad App

Chris Frank, Review: Using PDF Expert for Trial Presentations

Julie Feia, Review: DisplayFusion for Taming Outlook on Multiple Monitors

Don't miss this issue — or any future issues.

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Our most serendipitous offering, Fat Friday consists of unsolicited contributions by TechnoLawyer members. You'll no doubt enjoy it because of its mix of interesting topics and genuinely useful knowledge, including brutally honest product reviews and informative how-tos. The Fat Friday newsletter is free so don't miss the next issue. Please subscribe now.

Topics: Business Productivity/Word Processing | Coming Attractions | Fat Friday | Laptops/Smartphones/Tablets | Legal Research | Litigation/Discovery/Trials | Monitors | Presentations/Projectors | Utilities

PDF OCR Tip; Automating a 25-Lawyer Firm; Review of Directory List & Print; NSA; Microsoft Word; Email Syncing

By Kathryn Hughes | Thursday, March 13, 2014

Today's issue of TL Answers contains these articles:

Joshua Gordon, How to OCR Only Part of a Page in a PDF Scan

Michael O'Neill, What It Costs to Automate a 25-Lawyer Firm

Michael Flanagan, Review: Directory List & Print

Mark Olberding, Embrace Your Insecurity (Don't Fear James Bond)

Harold Dye, More Reasons Why Law Firms Use Word Despite Its Flaws

Don't miss this issue — or any future issues.

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Topics: Business Productivity/Word Processing | Coming Attractions | Consultants/Services/Training | Desktop PCs/Servers | Document Management | Privacy/Security | TL Answers | Utilities

Reviews of Roomba 880, ActiveWords, Parallels Access, Canon ScanFront

By Kathryn Hughes | Friday, February 21, 2014

Today's issue of Fat Friday contains these articles:

Neil Squillante, Review: Roomba 880 (Robot Vacuum)

Steven Schwaber, Review: ActiveWords

Robin Meadow, Review: Parallels Access (Update); Thank You Edward Zohn

Philip Franckel, Review: Canon ScanFront for Scanning Small Documents

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Topics: Automation/Document Assembly/Macros | Coming Attractions | Copiers/Scanners/Printers | Fat Friday | Gadgets/Shredders/Office Gear | Laptops/Smartphones/Tablets | Networking/Operating Systems | Utilities

Reviews of NC-181 Headset, Credenza; Practice Management Troubles; Multiple Bates Stamps Tip

By Kathryn Hughes | Thursday, February 6, 2014

Today's issue of TL Answers contains these articles:

Philip Franckel, Review: Andrea Electronics NC-181 Headset for Dragon

Daniel Fennick, Review: Folderico

Alli Lyde-Stad, Review: Credenza for Email and Document Management

Herb Donica, Our Practice Management Experience Is Like Killing a Mouse With a Hand Grenade

Frederic Wolfram, Tip: Multiple Bates Stamps With Adobe Acrobat Professional

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Topics: Accounting/Billing/Time Capture | Coming Attractions | Dictation/OCR/Speech Recognition | Document Management | Email/Messaging/Telephony | Gadgets/Shredders/Office Gear | Litigation/Discovery/Trials | Networking/Operating Systems | Practice Management/Calendars | TL Answers | Utilities

Review of GFI LanGuard Plus Rise of the Diamond Law Firm

By Kathryn Hughes | Friday, December 20, 2013

Coming today to BigLaw: When it comes to applying software patches to computers, sneaker net works fine at home or even in a small law firm, but not in a firm with hundreds or thousands of PCs. In this issue of BigLaw, law firm CIO and legal technology guru Matthew Berg reviews GFI Software's GFI LanGuard, which automates patching and also keeps you apprised of your environment, including potential vulnerabilities. During his testing, Matt found an Easter egg of sorts. Also, don't miss the BigLaw Pick of the Week for a startling discovery regarding the organizational structure of large law firms and what it portends.

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Large and midsize law firms have achieved unprecedented success yet they still have tremendous growth potential. Written by insiders, corporate counsel, and other industry experts, BigLaw unearths best practices in leadership, marketing, strategy, and technology, and features detailed product reviews with accompanying TechnoScore ratings. BigLaw also ensures that you won't miss anything published elsewhere by linking to insightful articles (and podcasts and videos) about large and midsize law firms, as well as notable press releases issued by the world's largest law firms. The BigLaw newsletter is free so don't miss the next issue. Please subscribe now.

Topics: BigLaw | Coming Attractions | Networking/Operating Systems | Privacy/Security | Utilities

Review of Parallels Access; Microsoft Word Roast; What Lawyers Should Ask But Don't; Searching Outlook

By Kathryn Hughes | Friday, November 8, 2013

Today's issue of Fat Friday contains these articles:

Robin Meadow, Review: Parallels Access

Timothy Morgan, Let's Continue the Microsoft Word Roast

Scott Bassett, Top Five Questions Lawyers Should Ask But Don't

David Carlson, Ben's Right: Upgrade to Outlook 2003 and Use His Search Tips

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How Hughes Hubbard Litigator David Woods Uses His iPad Plus Legal Project Management as a Marketing Tool

By Kathryn Hughes | Tuesday, October 29, 2013

Coming today to BigLaw: A few years ago, Hughes Hubbard litigator David Woods worked with Adams and Reese litigator Jeff Richardson on a trial. After seeing how Jeff used his iPad in court, David knew he had to buy one. In this issue of BigLaw, Jeff (who publishes the award-winning iPhone J.D.) interviews David about how he has incorporated the iPad into his litigation practice since then, including his mission-critical apps. Also, don't miss the BigLaw Pick of the Week for a look at several large law firms that tout legal project management in beauty contests.

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Large and midsize law firms have achieved unprecedented success yet they still have tremendous growth potential. Written by insiders, corporate counsel, and other industry experts, BigLaw unearths best practices in leadership, marketing, strategy, and technology, and features detailed product reviews with accompanying TechnoScore ratings. BigLaw also ensures that you won't miss anything published elsewhere by linking to insightful articles (and podcasts and videos) about large and midsize law firms, as well as notable press releases issued by the world's largest law firms. The BigLaw newsletter is free so don't miss the next issue. Please subscribe now.

Topics: BigLaw | Business Productivity/Word Processing | Coming Attractions | Document Management | Laptops/Smartphones/Tablets | Litigation/Discovery/Trials | Utilities

Review of Parallels Access (iPad Remote Desktop App) Plus Ode to the Generalist

By Kathryn Hughes | Wednesday, October 23, 2013

Coming today to SmallLaw: Although the iPad has not yet replaced traditional computers, you don't need to lug one with you if your iPad has a remote desktop (aka remote control) app. In this issue of SmallLaw, New Jersey lawyer Ed Zohn reviews Parallels Access, which takes a different approach to remote desktop by making Microsoft Word and other desktop programs function like iPad apps. Ed walks you through the setup, key features, and pricing, after which he provides his recommendation and TechnoScore. Also, don't miss the SmallLaw Pick of the Week for a poem about small-firm life.

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Small firm, big dreams. Written by practicing lawyers who manage successful small firms and legal technology and practice management experts who have achieved rock star status, SmallLaw provides practical advice on management, marketing, and technology issues in small law firms, as well as comprehensive legal product reviews with accompanying TechnoScore ratings. SmallLaw also ensures that you won't miss anything published elsewhere by linking to helpful articles (and podcasts and videos) about solo practices and small law firms. The SmallLaw newsletter is free so don't miss the next issue. Please subscribe now.

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