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25th Edition: Tech Toys for the Holidays

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Links to some of the great gift ideas mentioned in this edition!

Satellite Radio www.XMradio.com

World’s Smallest Wireless N Travel Router TrendNet TEW-654TR 2.5 inches wide by 3.25 inches long by 0.75 inches high

Targus zip-thru 17” Corporate Traveler Laptop Case www.Targus.com

Garmin Forerunner® 405 GPS watch $299.99 https://buy.garmin.com/shop/shop.do?pID=11039

Inpulse SmartWatch for Blackberry—get messages and alerts right on your watch http://www.getinpulse.com/

The Kindle DX Wireless Reading Device www.amazon.com

Nook e-reader http://www.barnesandnoble.com

The Motorola Droid www.motorola.com

Roku HD http://www.roku.com

The Laptopper Portable Shelf www.thinkgeek.com

Geek.com iTie http://www.geek.com/articles/gadgets/itie-can-conceal-an-mp3-player-and-stay-straight-20090430

Keurig One Cup Coffee Brewing System www.Keurig.com

The powerMat. Comes in home and office version http://www.powermat.com/us/products/ $99 for unit plus $29.95 for receiver/case

Rubik Touch Cube from Techno Source www.technosourcehk.com

Mimo mini monitors http://www.mimomonitors.com/ 710-S is a 7” screen for $149 --- 720-S Model for $229 has touch screen capability less than a pound

Clue: Secrets and Spies from Hasbro www.hasbro.com

Executive Elite Marshmallow Blaster http://www.neimanmarcus.com/store/catalog/prod.jhtml?itemId=prod96470075

Phantom Keystroker v.2 www.thinkgeek.com

Samsung's AMOLED 3D 30 inch TV prototype. The 240Hz panel is just 2.5-mm thick, has a million-to-1 contrast, and Samsung claims its latest shutter-glasses technology reduces the dizziness often associated with 3D. http://gizmodo.com/5391700/samsungs-30+inch-amoled-tv-3d-without-the-dizziness-still-needs-silly-glasses

Shocking Pen www.thinkgeek.com

Wall of Sound by Brothers http://www.thewosexperience.com/ from $4,495

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About the Presenters

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 2009 Guide to Legal Technology for Solos and Small Firms (2009, ABA). Her fourth book, with co-authors John Simek and Bruce Olson, will be Electronic Evidence Best Practices, to be published in late 2009 by the American Bar Association.

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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