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Real estate technology: from Androids to ‘fax-a-mile’ machines

Adoption of new tools is all relative
Published on Mar 9, 2011

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by CareyBot

New technology is awesome. I video chatted with my brother in Korea earlier this week and we both laughed at Charlie Sheen's latest tweets. (Man, if only I could garner over a million followers in 24 hours ...)

My brother really knows what he's doing. He sends me techno-updates on par with the folks at Gizmodo, and I try valiantly to keep up, if only with the lingo.

When he comes to town, I beg him to update my iPod account and download some movies for me to watch -- that's how lame I am. See, he's 25 and in a completely different generation than me. Lucky fellow; we were still using floppy disks when I graduated from college.

But I have a leg up on my parents for sure, although they are both starting to experiment with the 21st century. Dad has jus