Posted on June 12, 2013
There's a new book out, Google for Lawyers: Essential Search Tips and Productivity Tools. Google for lawyers is written by lawyers for lawyers. See more here. Posted by Jon Lutz
Posted on May 21, 2013
The iPad is more than just a media consumption device, apps are making it possible to do real work. Here's a review of three word processors for iPad. Read the review here. Posted by Jon Lutz
Posted on May 09, 2013
From this year's ABA Techshow, a podcast on Scary Tech. Includes a discussion on connecting to the Internet securely when our of the office. http://legaltalknetwork.com/podcasts/digital-detectives/2013/04/scary-tech/ Posted by Jon Lutz
Posted on April 02, 2013
You can break you web apps out of the Browser, at least if you are using Chrome or IE, in Chrome click on the menu button then hover over tools, click on Create Application Shortcut. You can add apps such...
Posted on March 27, 2013
Three Reasons Anti-Virus Software Alone is No Longer Enough: There are too many viruses New Attacks may not involve your computer Stakes are higher than ever Law Technology Today has more here. Posted by Jon Lutz
Posted on March 01, 2013
Both Microsoft Office 365 and Google Apps office offer a good productivity suite that includes email, word processing, spreadsheets, calendars and more. Here's a good review of the two products that brings out the pros and cons of each. Read...
Posted on January 18, 2013
Did you know law students have access to thousands of law titles online? Search the catalog or browse titles in our ebook platform, MyiLibrary. Find out more. MyiLibrary e-Book Research Guide Posted by Jon Lutz on behalf of Christina Siriwardena
Posted on January 11, 2013
The 2013 Solo and Small Firm Legal Technology Guide is now available. This annual guide provides current information on legal software, security products, smartphones, iPads and much more. Read more here. Posted by Jon Lutz
Posted on January 04, 2013
Gestures may be available now on existing Windows and Mac OS X computers. The Leap Motion Controller creates 8 cubic feet of 3-D space that's recreated on the computer. You can move your hands or objects to draw on, write...
Posted on December 13, 2012
Apple has updated its iWorks apps for iOS. Particularly useful for law students and lawyers, Pages will now track changes to documents. You can read more about this useful feature here. Or read a more general overview of new features...
Posted on December 11, 2012
This interesting article discusses how smartphone technology can decrease costs and increase contact between the poor and the court system. From economic hardships to a scarce resources, many individuals who are at the lower end of the socio-economic spectrum have...
Posted on November 27, 2012
You ever want to keep track of how much time you're putting into computer activities? Chrometa acts as a personal timekeeper tracking you activity on the computer. It will note which file or email you are working on and create...
Posted on February 24, 2012
You can see the Research Center's Mac Productivity Software for Law Students libguide here. There is also an iPad Productivity Apps for Law Students libguide here. Posted by Jon Lutz
Posted on February 13, 2012
Remarks by Readdle is a full featured PDF annotator. You can highlight, underline, strikeout or free hand draw on a document. You can also take free hand notes with Remarks. Read more here. Posted by Jon Lutz
Posted on December 19, 2011
Flipboard is a great social media reader for the iPad and iPhone but until recently there hasn't been a comparable app for Android users. Now there is Google Currents. You can subscribe to all your favorite social media, Twitter, Facebook,...
Posted on December 13, 2011
Flipboard is a highly rated iPad app, which is now available for iPhone. Flipboard is a personalized digital magazine. You can subscribe to blogs, news sources and even you Facebook and Twitter feed and have it all in one easy...
Posted on November 29, 2011
Check out the Research Center's Exams Video. This short video provides a fun introduction to the resources we have available at the Florida State Law Research Center for students! Here's the link http://www.youtube.com/user/FSULawLib Posted by Jon Lutz