The Anti-Climactic End to Apple v. DOJ
After all the public rhetoric, Constitutional discussion and intense scrutiny, the Department of Justice ended without fanfare the fight to compel Apple to assist in unlocking the iPhone used by San Bernadino terrorist Syed Rizwan Farook. On March 29, 2016, the DOJ filed a status report in the US District Court which simply stated: The […]
Why Lawyers Need to Stand By Apple
Apple is in the news for the unprecedented order issued by a Federal Magistrate Judge in California this week. The order compels Apple to assist the government in hacking into a terrorist’s phone. Apple publicly refuses to comply, and every one of us ought to be standing by Apple and supporting its decision. What Apple is […]
Every Legal App for iPhone and iPad
iOS apps for lawyers abound, whether for case management, billing, or trial preparation. This page has every legal app for iOS that we could find.
Microsoft Office for iPad, iPhone, and Android is Now Free
A day afer announcing its big-deal partnership with Dropbox, Microsoft has announced that you can edit and store Office documents in the cloud, for free. Mostly.
The Government Can Still Get Plenty of Information from Apple
As I pointed out last week, the new iOS security features are great, but they are hardly a panacea.
Apple: “it’s not technically feasible for us to respond to government warrants”
Starting with iOS 8, according to Apple’s newly-updated privacy statement your photos, messages and attachments, email, contacts, call history, iTunes content, notes, and reminders are “placed under the protection of your passcode.”
8 Great iOS Apps That Have Nothing To Do With Practicing Law
Most posts about iOS apps are about helping you lifehack your way to work success: to-do lists, cloud storage, timekeeping, etc. But all work and no play makes lawyers dull, and your family and friends have likely tired of you explaining how Remember the Milk changed your life. Your iPhone and/or iPad has plenty of […]
My Three Favorite iOS Text Editors
I have tried a lot of text editors, and I like a lot of them, but Byword, Nebulous Notes, and Drafts have consistently been my favorites. Here is why.
Clio Releases its iPhone App
Clio's iPhone app shows that great legal software can be great-looking, too. If you are a Clio user, get it now, and start keeping track of your practice from your iPhone.
Top 5 iOS Apps I Can’t Live Without
What are your top 5 iOS apps you can't live without? Todd Hendrickson lists his, along with an homage to High Fidelity.
Hands on With MyCase’s New iPhone App
I take the new MyCase iPhone app for a spin.
Any.DO: A versatile task management tool
Any.DO is a versatile, user-friendly, web-based task management app that makes it easy to keep track of "to dos."
Is It Time to Jailbreak Your iPhone?
A jailbreak for most iOS devices is due out this weekend. But maybe you don't why your iPhone is in jail, or how jailbreaking can help you. Read on to find out.
Use the Lift App to Help You Meet Personal Goals
When you work from home, it is easy to let yourself go. I prefer to work from home, even though I still have an office, but there are tradeoffs. I get even less exercise than I would at my office, especially in the winter, and I see very few people on a typical day. And […]
Using Apple iOS 6 in Your Law Practice
How attorneys can use iOS 6 to run their law practice from their smartphone.