companion app

By Alisa Michael My daughter recently left for her first year of college. Like most parents, I struggle with worrying for her safety, particularly when walking alone at night on campus, so I was glad to learn of the Companion app. Companion was created by students at the University of Michigan and provides users the…

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Love Runs the high-end Pro Version of Windows 8 which is a plus for our attorney friends who need to run the full Office suite. Has a much higher screen resolution than its predecessor. Comes with a pen that makes navigating the desktop interface easier and allows for taking notes or annotating documents. Includes corporate-friendly…

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by Tony Rushin Many of you know that pressing “Ctrl F” at the same time will bring up the search function in Excel or Word.  However, this shortcut also works to search a website, a PDF document, a folder… just about anything. My friend, Michael Yudanin, showed me this tip about 7 years ago and…

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by David Gracey BlackBerry parent company Research in Motion (RIM) recently introduced the latest iteration of their flagship smartphone.  The Z10 is based on a completely redesigned operating system called BB10, which is much faster and streamlined for today’s mobile user.  The Z10 sheds the physical keyboard, long associated with the BlackBerry devices, for an…

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The AmLaw 2012 survey shows strong iPhone, iPad support at the most profitable law firms, but how are firms using the iPad creatively? It’s almost always preferable to have witnesses appear live at trials or hearings, but a video appearance may be appropriate if that isn’t possible. This video from The Hytech Lawyer demonstrates the…

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