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By Margaret Berkland, Published on October 15, 2002

Margaret Berkland is the president of Data Vision Design, Inc., which specializes in providing IT solutions to the legal community. Founded in Fredericksburg, VA in 1989, Data Vision Design, Inc. provides services that include: applications development, business process design, applications integration, electronic file tracking and, access expedition. Prior to becoming the president of DataVision Design, Inc., Margaret was the Info. Resources Technology Specialist for McKenna & Cuneo.


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Hidden Knowledge
http://www.hidden-knowledge.com/

Hidden Knowledge is a publisher of e-books. They publish new books and re-publish out of print books. They publish both fiction and nonfiction. Hidden Knowledge “e-books are published for Windows, Macintosh, and Linux/Unix computers, in PDF, HTML, and Microsoft Reader formats; all are designed to be compatible with hand-held readers, palmtops, and portables.” There are links to current fiction and nonfiction available and links to forthcoming fiction and nonfiction.

Quick Screen Capture Software 1.15b
http://www.etrusoft.com/

This utility allows users to capture full screenshots, active window, specified window, button, control, rectangle area, including DirectX mode. BMP, JPEG, and GIF image formats are supported. You can define your own screen capture hotkey and” with the Image Editor, you can zoom the image in/out to see its details; select an exact area to copy or crop; resize, flip and rotate; undo and redo.” This is a trial version with which you can only save 30 captures. There is no limited functionality in the registered version. The utility has won awards from Tucows and File transit.

SeatGuru.com
http://www.seatguru.com/

This site is a source for airplane seat information. If you are seeking a quiet, comfortable seat for a long flight, a seat with extra leg room, or seat that reclines, this site can help you locate it. Airlines covered are American, Continental, Delta, U.S. Airways, and United. To link to a seating diagram and information on each seat location, the user selects an airline and then from the drop down menu selects the type of plane.

Statistics Canada
http://www.statcan.ca/

Statistics Canada is the official source for Canadian social and economic statistics and products. The Daily provides access to newly released data, schedules of major releases and announcements of new products and services. You can subscribe to receive it daily by e-mail. You and find information about the 2001Census and peruse community profiles of free information for all Canadian communities, counties or their equivalents and for metropolitan areas. You can search the entire site or a specific location. There is also and A-Z index that you can browse as well as online catalog of electronic data products, publications, research papers, and custom tabulations.

U.S. Courts—Library
http://www.uscourts.gov/library.html

The Library portion of the U.S. Courts website contains links to publications and statistical reports available online. There are also links to FAQ’s and court forms online. The newsletter of the courts, The Third Branch, is available on the website back to 1995. The Courtroom Technology Manual is available as well in PDF format.