Cool GenStuff – Monday 12 August 2013

Cool GenStuff

Today is Monday, 12 August 2013 and here are some recent finds and discoveries to help you hack genealogy!

What’s Up?

  • How Was Your Weekend?:  It has been quiet on both the technology and genealogy fronts the past few days. I think everyone is trying to squeeze out every bit of enjoyment from the last days of Summer here in the Northern Hemisphere!

Genealogy and Technology News

New Apps, Features and Websites – Oh My!

Technology for Genealogy Group on Facebook

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

  • Family Tree Maker:  Help! A new cousin sent me her FTM file on a flash drive but it won’t open. I’m using FTM 2008 and she has a different version.
  • Photo Scanning:  Is it better to scan to TIFF or JPG file formats for photographs?

©2013, copyright Thomas MacEntee

About the Author

Thomas MacEntee
Genealogy educator and author Thomas MacEntee has been researching his family history for more than 40 years and is the creator of Abundant Genealogy, Genealogy Bargains, DNA Bargains, The Genealogy Do-Over and numerous other web-based genealogy and family history properties.