Accessories

A Place to Hang Your Cords

The Droid Tots are watching The Lego Movie, which is pretty cool if you’re a big time LEGO fan. At least the Tots and I love it. That’s when I came across this (embedded content): I guess everything really is awesome with LEGOs.

By Jeff Taylor, ago
Accessories

New Chromecast Apps Available

Google finally looks like it’s going to actually care about Chromecast for more than its own content, because today, Chrome blog announced the addition of 10 new apps. Here’s a list of the new apps: Vevo Red Bull.TV Songza PostTV Viki Revision 3 BeyondPod Plex Avia RealPlayer Cloud You’ll find links Read more…

By Jeff Taylor, ago
News

Bitcasa Gives Away Some Love

Long-time readers will know that I’ve given a lot of love to Bitcasa. If you didn’t know, Bitcasa is the provider of infinite online storage. Yes, the service is like Dropbox, which many lawyers love, but it’s infinite. And better. And although my math skills are fuzzy, infinity is really a lot of space. Read more…

By Jeff Taylor, ago
Android for Law Firms

Chromecast for Lawyers

Google probably released the (soon-to-be) greatest low-cost gadget for mobile computing: Chromecast (Amazon). If you’re not aware, Chromecast is an Android-based (I know, what’s with the name?) dongle for hunting for and broadcasting media from mobile devices and laptops to high-definition televisions. Essentially, Chromecast seeks to give users a streaming media Read more…

By Jeff Taylor, ago
Android OS

Freebie for Android Photographers

Hurry, because who knows how long this freebie deal will last. If you’re into taking pictures with your Android phone, this is a great ebook. Of course, Android Photography: Take better photos with your Android Phone or Tablet, by Colby Brown is directed to newbies or beginners, but even pros will Read more…

By Jeff Taylor, ago
Accessories

Chromebooks, Some Initial Thoughts

Sooooo, I might have taken $264.82 (which, as another attorney generously pointed out, is actually $304) and purchased a Samsung Chromebook. I blame the purchase on my taxes, or advertising. I’m not sure which. I would have normally purchased this from Amazon at $249, but I felt impulsive, so I took my Read more…

By Jeff Taylor, ago
Product Reviews

Still a Chance to Win

Don’t forget, you’re still able to win a copy of Google Gmail and Calendar in One Hour for Lawyers by Carole Levitt and Mark Rosch. It’ll be autographed by me, if you want. Check out this post for the details on the book and how to enter.

By Jeff Taylor, ago
Accessories

Why I Love the “New” Android

The “new” Android is awesome because of one simple acronym: NFC. In this case, we’re not referring to the National Football League’s conference, but rather near field communication. NFC is basically a sticker (check out this photo for some examples) with a short range micro-radio (RFID) placed inside, which broadcasts a signal Read more…

By Jeff Taylor, ago
Accessories

Fujitsu ScanSnap iX500

Fujitsu made an impact with the introduction of its ScanSnap brand of desktop scanners. While they’re not designed to handle extremely large scanning jobs, these scanners can handle a lot, and well. Now, Fujitsu opened another market with its newest scanner, the ScanSnap iX500. You can find a great review of Read more…

By Jeff Taylor, ago
Accessories

Bluetooth for the iDevices

After nearly 4 years of owning various Android devices, I can’t say that I’m all too jealous of the iGuys anymore. Unfortunately though, I do have one point I’m still jealous of: gadgets. By gadgets, I mean accessories; and by accessories I’m talking speakers. Wherever you go, there seems to be Read more…

By Jeff Taylor, ago