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The Digital Edge

49th Edition: Tech Toys for the Holidays 2011

By Jim Calloway and Sharon Nelson

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This month Jim Calloway and Sharon Nelson continue their annual tradition with Tech Toys for the Holidays 2011, the 49th edition of The Digital Edge: Lawyers and Technology podcast. They agree that this is their favorite podcast of the year and note that if any listeners want to send them any holiday presents, they are not hard to locate.

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Amazon Kindle Fire  $199.00 free shipping

Celluon Magic Cube Laser Projection Keyboard and Touchpad  $169.99

IPhone 4s  From $199

LG LSM-100 SmartScan Mouse:  $138.35 

Droid Razr  $299 with a two year contract. Early 2012

Powerline Nine foot long charging cable for iPad & iPhone  $15.99

Lytro Camera $400-$500

Touchscreen Liner Glove,default,pd.html  

USB Reserve Power  $12.95 from Amazon

The iPhone Slide Out Keyboard Reduced to $59.95

Epson Megplex Projector $800

SpyNet Night Vision Mission Video Watch  from $29.99 -$69.99 

Violight Cell Phone Sanitizer  $49.95

Video Swim Mask:  $99.99

Sony 3D Head Mounted $780 should be available soon

Bluetooth iPhone Bookshelf Speaker System: $89.99

DeLorean Time Machine To be auctioned off

Robomower:  from $1999.00 to $2799.99

iPhone 4 Diamond Rose Five million pounds

24 Port USB Monster Hub:  $49.99

USB Desktop Aquarium   $39.95

Laptop Speaker Bar  $59.99

Wireless Luggage Finder  $24.95

Solar Bikini:  starting at $1000 (Note: Cannot get this one wet.)

Just for comparison purposes, here is a Yahoo column on the most in-demand gadgets this season:

So many tech toys, so little time! Happy holiday shopping.

About the Author

Jim Calloway is the Director of the Oklahoma Bar Association Management Assistance Program. He publishes the blog Jim Calloway's Law Practice Tips and was the co-author of the book Winning Alternatives to the Billable Hour (2nd ed.) (2002 ABA.) He was chair of ABA TECHSHOW 2005. He is a member of the Council of the ABA's Law Practice Management Section and chair of its Practice Management Advisors Committee. He is co-chair of the 2007 GP/SOLO National Solo and Small Firm Conference. He has been named a Fellow of the College of Law Practice Management. He writes Law Practice Tips column for the Oklahoma Bar Journal. The archives of that column are available online here.

Sharon Nelson is the President of Sensei Enterprises, Inc., a computer forensics and legal technology corporation based in Fairfax, VA. She is a co-author of The Electronic Evidence and Discovery Handbook: Forms, Checklists and Guidelines (2006, ABA), Information Security for Lawyers and Law Firms (2006, ABA) and The 2011 Guide to Legal Technology for Solos and Small Firms (2011, ABA).

She is the co-author of the monthly legal technology column "Hot Buttons" in Law Practice magazine and writes and speaks on the subjects of electronic evidence and legal technology throughout the country. Ms. Nelson has been interviewed by ABC, NBC, CBS, CNN, NPR and Oprah's "O" Magazine. She is past chair of the ABA TECHSHOW and has spoken at TECHSHOW for the past eight years.

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By Jim Calloway and Sharon Nelson


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