Cool GenStuff – Monday 16 March 2015

The latest finds and genealogy technology news from Hack Genealogy for Monday, 16 March 2015.

Today is Monday, 16 March 2015 and here are some recent finds and discoveries to help you hack genealogy!

What’s Up?

  • Place My Past: According to a recent email to its users, Place My Past will be ceasing operations on 19 March 2015. The reason: its dependency on a program called Freebase for its datasets – Freebase will be retired by Google shortly (via Place My Past)

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

  • Google: Check out the new game Google Feud where you guess how Google will auto complete a search!

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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.