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How technology is evolving the conveyancing market

Firms that are prepared to make the move from manual processes towards an entirely electronic way of working will benefit in the long term, says Adam Bullion

22 December 2016

Recently, Apple announced the release of its latest iPhone, and as is seemingly tradition with these releases, there is a controversial twist involving legacy standards and processes that shake up the status quo, twists that show Apple as a frontrunner of technology.

These moves have included the removal of disk drives in Apple laptops; the changing of charging ports; and, most recently, the universal audio jack that has been replaced by the lightning port, causing much heated debate among consumers. However, all these decisions, while contentious, are geared towards Apple’s goal of driving the market forwards and making the consumer think differently about technology.

So how do Apple and its strategic product plays apply to the conveyancing sector? Technology does not distinguish between industries. There are many companies that create technology specifically for the legal indus...

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