Social Distraction

Web search is a cornerstone of online legal research.   Google, Yahoo!, and Bing remain starting points for lawyers and others to perform research outside of the fee-based providers.  Both Google and Bing have put additional social elements into their search engine results pages (SERP).  These are intended to both float up results that are …

RSS Pile On with Jumbra

RSS feeds provide an interesting challenge when it comes to filtering results.  I recently posted on Omea, a desktop aggregator that will notify you of incoming matches.  Another way I manage this issue is to merge a bunch of related RSS feeds, usually using Yahoo! Pipes, and then applying filters on them before they even …