Today's legal field is full of ways for small or solo attorneys to lose money. I'm here to help you change all that! This is a blog dedicated to helping you get the most out of your practice by leveraging free or cheap technology against rising overhead. Read More About Me»

Use Dropbox to Cover Your Microsoft Office Butt

This is a tip I picked up from Sam Glover’s post over on The Lawyerist blog. Be sure to check out both Sam and The Lawyerist for great tips and techniques about the practice of law!

word autorecover 150x150 Use Dropbox to Cover Your Microsoft Office Butt

This tip is a no-brainer. Do it now! In Word (or Excel or Pow­er­Point), go to File > Options >Save, and set the Save AutoRe­cov­er infor­ma­tionto every 1 minute.

Then, set the AutoRe­cov­er file loca­tion to a loca­tion in your Drop­box (click the image to see my file path).

Voila! Now your AutoRe­cov­er files will be synced up with Drop­box so you can get them back if they dis­ap­pear from your hard drive.


Cloudon v. Onlive Desktop

        Sometimes I’ve been known to back the wrong horse. I think I’m really in the know on something, and come to find out I was way off the mark. Such was the case with Onlive Desktop – the Microsoft Office app for iPad. I was initially impressed with Onlive, with it’s…

Pioneer Appradio Review

As a birthday present to myself I picked up the Pioneer Appradio a couple weeks ago. I recently purchased a 2003 GMC Yukon and was disappointed to find no easy way of integrating my iPod library into the unit. After some research I stumbled upon Pioneer’s Appradio – a double din sized unit that leverages…

Onlive Desktop App for IPad Review

One of the chief complaints of iPad users is that it’s lack of a physical keyboard and system file storage prevents the device from being much more than a wonder toy. Put that baby to bed, folks because Onlive (yeah the video game people) has released Onlive Desktop for iPad. It’s a free download in…

Is Siri Dropping the Ball? Try this Solution!

Is Siri, that sultry assistant residing on your new iPhone 4s letting you down? Is she repeatedly asking for time off, complaining about her lack of network connectivity? It’s frustrating, nigh infuriating when you get used to using her, but I’ve stumbled upon a solution. I can’t take credit. It was the result of a…