When the distinctly unglamorous (yet critically important) day-to-day lawyering tasks are leaving you less than intellectually satisfied, have no fear: the Oyez Project is a multimedia archive for the Supreme Court, a great diversion for attorneys. For most lawyers – even some of us business types who rarely, if ever, step into a courtroom – […]
Yesterday, I came across a spot-on post by Fastcase, Online Privacy Takes Another Hit which was based on the Slate article, The Leaky Nature of Online Privacy . The Slate piece suggests that we consider being more open so that we become more trustworthy. Trustworthy? To whom? I suggest instead, that we pay more attention […]
In yesterday’s post we chatted about digital book reading. Today we switch focus to blogs and the news online and how to efficiently track and consume our favorite sites! We’re bombarded with online news and information. And for the first time in history more people get news online than from newspapers. Technorati, which has been tracking […]
In this post we’ll focus on Facebook app usage and how it directly affects your online security. Here are 3 vital questions you need to be asking yourself
Are you an internet addict? In this video podcast episode, we’re excited to offer the first 15 minutes of this completely original session! Watch and learn as Mr. Port explores the hazards of constant connectedness and what attorneys can do to manage their risks!
Is your technology interfering with your life? Please join us by registering for this free webinar! When: Thursday, July 14th at 12PM EST Speaker: Larry Port of Rocket Matter Description: Lawyers in the 21st century need to be connected. Clients demand quick turnaround on issues, social media is essential for marketing, colleagues collaborate online, and […]
Have you ever been to a restaurant and seen someone a few tables down from you checking their constantly buzzing smart phone, occasionally ignoring a message but mostly responding to it? And in between, actually eating? Oh, and remembering to have snippits of conversation with their lunch date? Me too. But who am I to […]
Staring at briefs and motions can kill the reading love for any legal professional. And there’s evidence that if you don’t read books, but mindlessly surf the web at night, you may be diminishing your long-term ability to concentrate. Last November I listed 5 unputdownable books. That was a popular post, so here I am […]
Feeling lethargic at 3PM? Instead of snarfing down M&M’s, try these 7 simple yoga poses which will invigorate and refresh even the stiffest and crustiest of legal professionals. This instructional video takes five minutes to watch and is demonstrated by Rocket Matter’s very own Rachel Papernick (coordinated and graceful) and myself, Larry Port (uncoordinated and […]
You’re apt to lose a phone. And these days, with large amounts of data storage, functionality, and computational power on these things, that spells trouble for attorneys protecting client data.