Cool GenStuff – Friday 30 August 2013

Cool GenStuff

Today is Friday, 30 August 2013 and here are some recent finds and discoveries to help you hack genealogy!

What’s Up?

  • Changes at brightsolid: Big changes at brightsolid, parent company of findmypast according to this story at the BBC.
  • FREE from MyHeritage: MyHeritage is offering FREE access to all US Census records 1790-1940 from 31 August to 2 September!
  • FREE from Ancestry: Ancestry is offering FREE access to its Immigration Collection through midnight on 2 September 2013.

New Apps, Features and Websites – Oh My!

  • TabletsTabletRocket is a new site that lets you compare tablet computers before you buy.

Technology for Genealogy Group on Facebook

Visit the Technology for Genealogy on Facebook group for these new discussions:

  • Genealogy Database Software: Is there a place online or in-person where I could take classes in one of the software programs before I buy?

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