Category Archives: go paperless

GMinutes Accepted into the Google App Market

From the Official Google Blog: We’re excited to announce the launch of 10 new apps in the Google Apps Marketplace today, joining the more than 150 installable apps made available to Google Apps domains in the Marketplace since March. Instead of spending today patching operating systems, we invite Google Apps users to explore these new […]

Progress Toward the Paperless Office

From Green Tech Media The paperless office is the classic example of something that hasn’t yet occurred despite being just around the corner for decades. But by combining it with search capabilities, PaperlessUSA says it is making progress toward this ever-elusive goal. “My focus was not on building a software application, but on giving users […]

Your Bills wanna go Green

From Tech Crunch: Banks, cable companies, and utilities all want to get rid of their paper bills and get customers on their electronic billing systems. Just as there were back-office billing providers for the paper era, there are now back-office electronic billers. A company in Charlotte, North Carolina called Transactis is one of them, and […]

EPA moves to Regulate Smokestack Gases

From the Huffington Post: WASHINGTON — The Environmental Protection Agency moved Thursday to more tightly control air pollution from large power plants, factories and oil refineries, a step to limit emissions widely blamed for global warming. The EPA said it is completing a rule requiring large polluters to reduce the amounts of carbon dioxide and […]

Green Computers Save Energy and Cut Waste

More Articles Green Homes: A Bright Spot in the Housing Market Geoexchange Systems Provide Energy – Efficient Heating and Cooling Rebates – Free Money for Your Efficiency Projects Is Your Home Leaking Money? Don’t Let Your Fireplace Burn a Hole in Your Wallet Families Compete to Save Energy in “Energy Smackdown” Making Solar Easy – […]

End Your Businesses “unhealthy” Relationship with Paper

From More Business: It may seem like a large leap to take, but you can realistically operate a paperless business. From helping the environment to improving your bottom line, going paperless will help you reap many rewards. You may be afraid of going paperless because of the horror stories you’ve heard about business owners who […]

GMinutes – Green, Paperless, and Effective

GMinutes is just the beginning of the new wave of Web 2.0 cloud computing applications. GMinutes will allow users to turn their organization/business/group into a virtually paperless enterprise. Exciting.

Paperless 101: Ethics and Post-Paper

Paperless 101 is a one-hour, audiovisual, self-study CLE course that discusses the practical and ethical reasons why a lawyer should begin to manage documents digitally rather than with paper files, folders and cabinets. It also introduces the basic principles of digital document management, and digital information management. I found this to be a very informative […]

The Complete Guide to Going Paperless

From the Complete Guide to Going Paperless You already pay your bills online and get electronic statements, but there are even more ways you can stop killing innocent trees and wasting time and money dealing with paper. It’s time we went paperless. Reduce Unnecessary Postal Mail Junk mail and catalogs are two of the biggest […]

In Indonesia newly weds are required by law to plant 10 trees

And divorced couples are obligated by law to plant 50 trees. On a hot and sticky morning in a village near Garut, 26-year-old Cucu carries a sapling to give to his bride. The young tree is not exactly a unique gift; it’s part of a government initiative to bring back the Garut province’s devastated forests. […]