Cool GenStuff – Friday 9 May 2014

Cool GenStuff

Today is Friday, 9 May 2014 and here are some recent finds and discoveries to help you hack genealogy!

What’s Up?

  • International Day of Spanish Indexing:  On Saturday 17 May 2014, FamilySearch will be hosting a special initiative – an indexing marathon of Spanish language records! Click here for more information.
  • Mocavo Free Access:  Mocavo is offering free access to its premium databases starting at 10:00 am MDT today through midnight Monday 12 May 2014 in celebration of Mother’s Day. In addition, check out the new collection of over 1,000 Navy Cruise Books now available!
  • MyHeritage Sale:  This Mother’s Day weekend, MyHeritage is offering a coupon for 30% off an annual subscription – use the code MOTHERS. Click here for more information.

New Apps, Features, Gadgets and Websites – Oh My!

  • Privacy Badger:  Developed by the Electronic Frontier Foundation, Privacy Badger alerts you when third party pop ups and trackers are collecting your information and disables those snoopers! (via makeuseof).

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