Research Hack: WHATTHEHELLIS Ravel

Research Hack: WHATTHEHELLIS Ravel

RAVEL is a start-up incubated at, and spun off from, Stanford Law School in 2012. It’s mission is to make legal research easier, faster, and more intuitive; and to be a lawyer’s first stop for  research, providing tools to find…

Productivity Hack: Wappwolf

So, what is Wappwolf, and why the weird name? It’s like IfTTT for DropBox. What’s IfTTT? Check it out here. What’s DropBox? You already know that, but you can also download your own here. In short, Wappwolf automates routine activities…

Research Hack: Tabulaw

Research Hack: Tabulaw

Cast your mind back to 1999: Westlaw and Lexis were the only games in town. If you wanted electronic research you had to be corralled in an expensive, proprietary sandbox that charged by the minute. Free, web-based legal research sites…

#ClioMeetUp at Sushi Samba

Say Hello to My Little Friend! Photograph by Della Partovi Posted via email from practice (redux)

3.. 2.. 1.. TechShow!

3.. 2.. 1.. TechShow!

I’ve been in virtual stealth mode since last year’s ABA TechShow, but it’s time to take the wraps off and get jiggy with legal technology again. So I spent yesterday in pre-show meetings with vendors, fellow attendees, speakers, and the…

... And We're Back

… And We’re Back

For those keeping track (but why would you?) I’ve been on hiatus lately.  And by lately I mean the past year.  I won’t bore you with the details. Of course I have been Twittering from @practicehacker (blogging lite, if you…