More on Bloomberg's BLAW

by on February 25, 2009 3:52 pm
[Cross posted on LegalResearchPlus.com] Hello BLAW: Bloomberg Law, the Newcomer in Legal Research, Meets Academic Users, 13(5) AALL Spectrum 16-19 & 31 (March 2009)

New York Times - Article Skimmer

by on February 13, 2009 4:20 pm
[cross posted on LegalResearchPlus] This from ReadWriteWeb: “The New York Times just released an interesting new online product that tries to recreate the experience of spreading out the newspaper on Sunday morning. The new ‘article skimmer‘ gets back to the basics with a streamlined interface that lets you quickly scan the top headlines in every… Read more New York Times - Article Skimmer

Carl Malamud, Legal Information Liberator, Takes on PACER

by on February 13, 2009 2:29 pm
Today’s New York Times features an article on Carl Malamud’s latest fight to keep the ‘operating system of democracy’ freely available.  The article, “An Effort to Upgrade a Court Archive System to Free and Easy,” by John Schwartz explains: “So, using $600,000 in contributions in 2008, he bought a 50-year archive of papers from the… Read more Carl Malamud, Legal Information Liberator, Takes on PACER