tech

Aug
01
The Importance of Being Present

The Importance of Being Present

A lawyer in Singapore is sanctioned for claiming to witness a signing when he didn't. Was his system at fault?
4 min read
Jul
25
Look away from PowerPoint and take a look at three new ideas instead

Look away from PowerPoint and take a look at three new ideas instead

In my search for ideas to improve my presentations at work and play, I found three new approaches -- a book, a trick and a program.
5 min read
Jun
15
Live by the Code… Die by the Code?

Live by the Code… Die by the Code?

The excitement about Cryptocurrency and NFTs has turned to panic and loss. Will something different take its place?
8 min read
Oct
20

Ready to mine free online legal materials in Singapore? Not so fast!

Amendments to Copyright Act might support better access to free online legal materials in Singapore by robots. I survey government websites to find out how friendly they are to this.
8 min read
Sep
27
Three Things: TechLawFest 2021

Three Things: TechLawFest 2021

I debrief on the TechLawFest in Singapore which ended recently with three key takeaways.
7 min read
Sep
02
The Criminal Justice System Needs a DoNotPay

The Criminal Justice System Needs a DoNotPay

An article suggests that prosecutors in Singapore need help to manage their workload. The accused can lend a hand.
4 min read
Sep
01
Data Science with Judgement Data – My PDPC Decisions Journey

Data Science with Judgement Data – My PDPC Decisions Journey

An interesting experiment to apply what I learnt in Data Science to the area of law.
8 min read
Aug
25
Would I still use Excel for Contract Management?

Would I still use Excel for Contract Management?

Many people would like to use Excel to manage their contract data. After two years of operating such a system, would I still recommend it?
7 min read
Jul
19
This is what "no-code" should look like — Notion

This is what "no-code" should look like — Notion

What do we really want from a "no-code" product? Notion shows we want well designed software which can deliver a big impact in small ways.
7 min read
Jun
17
Let the Robots do the talking — Exploring TTS

Let the Robots do the talking — Exploring TTS

Speaking has always been a big part of being a lawyer. You use your voice to make submissions in the
5 min read