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Use New School Legal Technology

By | Jul.01.14 | 1 Comment

I recently read an article, Why old school attitudes to technology are hitting law firm profitability, by Neil Cameron, who beautifully sets out the profitability argument for law[...]

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Where, Oh, Where Has My Email Gone?

By | May.19.14 | 1 Comment

We are so used to instant gratification when it comes to communication — instant messaging, texting, all-access all-the-time smartphones. We can’t even get away from it when we[...]

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Power User

Bid Farewell to Windows XP

By | Feb.17.14 | 2 Comments

The firm I work in is Windows-based, just like the vast majority of North American law firms. When our firm upgraded from Windows 98 to Windows XP, I became a much less grumpy tech[...]

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Email Tech Tips

Fine-Tune Your Outlook Junk Mail Settings

By | Jan.16.14 | 1 Comment

As Outlook has matured, so has its Junk Mail filter — it’s getting better and better at recognizing what’s good and wanted, and what’s bad and not. You’ll seldom find "go[...]

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Power User Guide: Best-Loved Keyboard Shortcuts

By | Dec.11.13 | 2 Comments

Break up with your mouse! You know that old chestnut from composer Burt Bacharach, “Make it easy on yourself, ’cause breaking up is so very hard to do?” Well, that’s what I[...]

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