Linked: Mental health at work: the rise of work separation anxiety

Linked: Mental health at work: the rise of work separation anxiety

Do you fear what will happen if you were to actually take a few days off and not pay attention to work? Do you feel anxiety about work building up on you, or work getting done without you? You may have work separation anxiety. It’s not a diagnosable disorder or anything, but it does create…

Linked: Why we like fake stuff on Facebook

Linked: Why we like fake stuff on Facebook

Casey makes a very important statement right here: What’s real? What’s fake? Figuring it out can be a lot of fun. And even when it doesn’t feel fun, exactly, it’s rarely less than interesting. Remember the first time you heard about “reality TV”? If you were like me you probably thought something along the lines…

Linked: Facebook Denies That it Plans to Backdoor WhatsApp
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Linked: Facebook Denies That it Plans to Backdoor WhatsApp

If Sharon, and others, are right about this, on the other hand, they won’t have to:   “There are many cybersecurity experts who believe it is only be a matter of time before device manufacturers and mobile operating system developers embed similar tools directly into devices themselves, making them impossible to escape. Embedding content scanning…

Linked: Lessons from legal service companies (Part 1)
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Linked: Lessons from legal service companies (Part 1)

This series at Trial by Tech may be something you want to keep an eye on over the next couple of upcoming posts. I’m sure I will but I think this first part, identifying why legal consumers are turning to legal service companies can really be boiled down to this: “In another survey posted by…

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Take Control of Your Learning at Work Five Tips for Staying Relevant in Your eDiscovery Role Stop The Insanity. Kill The Billable Hour. Interview: Wendy King of FTI Consulting on managing international eDiscovery with RelativityOne Balancing the Advantages and Security Risks of Collaboration Tools in the Legal Sector How law firms are becoming tech firms,…

Linked: Law Firm Data Security Vulnerabilities
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Linked: Law Firm Data Security Vulnerabilities

These results from the 2018 ABA Legal Technology Survey are not at all good, given how much information is laying around law firms these days. “Less than half of the responding firms have the following policies or plans that are important facets of a law firm’s security posture:  computer acceptable use policy (41%); remote access…