Witnessing the death of desktop computers in the practice of law?

Raymond Blijd (@legalcomplex), Project Manager Online Innovation of Wolters Kluwer, makes a compelling case that we are witnessing the death of legal research on desktop in his post today. While Health and especially Finance went full throttle in mobile, driven respectively by pure need and speed, other business markets have been slower to adopt. Yet, this anxious stance … Continue Reading

30% of attorneys using an iPad

30% of attorneys in the U.S. are using an iPad per the 2012 ABA Tech Survey performed by the ABA Legal Technology Resource Center. Lawyers are seeing real value in the iPad, it’s not only lighter than a laptop, but also a more efficient and organized way to receive and review news and information. New … Continue Reading

Nice additions to business development with an iPad

I’ve blogged before about the benefits, or at least the efficiencies, of using an iPad for business development. Three handy additions to use with your iPad are the Apple Wireless Keyboard, the Origami Workstation for iPad and Wireless Keyboard , and the Timbuk2 Quickie (extra small – 12″) for Tablets. You’ve now get a slick … Continue Reading

iPad transforming business development and business intelligence for lawyers

Mitch Lazar (@mitchlazar), CEO of Taptu and one of the co-founders of CNN.com, wrote at TechCruch yesterday that ‘Tablets are Transforming Business Intelligence.’ Staying on top of your game and understanding the competitive landscape is essential to winning in the modern business world. A huge component to staying ahead of the curve is keeping a close … Continue Reading

Laptop or mobile?

New York venture capitalist and blogger, Fred Wilson, asked this morning, laptop or mobile?. I took a two day trip Thursday and Friday of this past week. When packing for the trip I debated about bringing my laptop (an 11″ macbook air) with me. In the end, I decided to bring it. I didn’t use … Continue Reading

Business Development & Networking in a Mobile Environment — webinar recording now available

Thanks to all who attended “Business Development & Networking in a Mobile Environment.” As always, there were some great questions from the environment. If you missed it or want to view it again, you can watch the recording by clicking on the video above. In this webinar, LexBlog CEO Kevin O’Keefe talked about the importance … Continue Reading

Making the most of your iPad and iPhone: LexBlog's March client webinar

Apple just released the New iPad (iPad 3), and interest for portable internet-equipped devices continues to grow; people are consuming more and more content on tablets and mobile devices. Tablets and smartphones are not just for geeks and technology lovers — professionals can also leverage mobile functions in their legal practices. How can your iPad … Continue Reading

Legal content on iPad and tablets : What's the business model for publishers and law firms?

There’s been wide discussion of late that although publication sales on the iPad took off at first, sales are now in decline. What’s that mean for legal publishers? What’s that mean for lawyers and law firms looking to distribute their blog content in mobile. From a legal publisher’s standpoint, ALM (American Lawyer Media) CEO Bill … Continue Reading