- The Cloud
Practice Management Software
Security (Applies to all topics)
- Ethical obligations
- Learning software well to save time
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Keeping Pace With Change - Videos
Keeping Pace With Change - Blogs
Some of the better law technology blogs are listed. Adding one or all of them into your RSS feed would help keep you up-to-date with technology trends.
Tools - Antivirus
Tools - Metadata Scrubber
Tools - Encryption
Tools - Phone/Fax
Tools - Virtual Office
Tools - Redaction
Pennsylvania Rules of Professional Conduct
Rule 1.1 Competence
 To maintain the requisite knowledge and skill, a lawyer should keep abreast of changes in the law and its practice, including the benefits and risks associated with relevant technology, engage in continuing study and education and comply with all continuing legal education requirements to which the lawyer is subject.
Rule 1.6 Confidentiality of Information
(d) A lawyer shall make reasonable efforts to prevent the inadvertent or unauthorized disclosure of, or unauthorized access to, information relating to the representation of a client.
Keeping Pace With Change - Articles & Websites
Keeping Pace With Change - Podcasts
Tools - Apps
Tools - Social Media/Web
There are several options available for keeping track of social media sites. The sites vary in their focus and cost. Generally, tools are good for keeping track of your social media analytics, your social media feeds, other people's social media feeds, scheduling posts across platforms or some combination of the these tasks. Essentially, they're timesavers.
Tools - Domain Names/Web Hosting
Tools - Remote Access
Keeping Pace With Change - Books
The following books are available to be checked out from Widener Law Library for free.
Tools - Cloud Storage/File Sharing
Check out this site for an overview of how cloud computing works. Keep in mind that although people tend to refer to cloud computing when discussing services such as Google Drive or Dropbox, if you or your firm is using web based email, such as gmail, you're already using cloud computing.