Unwiring Your Office and Home by pendragon David Whelan This article was published in Law Technology News’ March 2003 issue and focuses on where the wireless LAN market (WiFi) is heading and how lawyers can take advantage of it. I’m a big believer in wireless LANs (not wireless phones and other low bandwidth wireless options, like Bluetooth) freeing law firms from the cost of wiring – installation, maintenance, etc. – as well as increasing their flexibility to move around. I took a stab at looking into 2003 (this article was written in December 2002) and seeing what options lawyers might have – and might realistically choose – as 2003 zips by. You can read the article at Law Technology News. If this link changes, go to the March 2003 archives which, with your free login, will give you access to the article.
I improve information access and lead information teams. My books on finding information and managing it and practicing law using cloud computing reflect my interest in information management, technology, law practice, and legal research. I've been a library director in Canada and the US, as well as directing the American Bar Association's Legal Technology Resource Center. I speak and write frequently on information, technology, law library, and law practice issues.