The news includes:
- RootsMagic announces
the release of a new minor update to RootsMagic 5. They also remind
listeners that they have more than 40 free online classes available
at their website.
- Ancestry.com announces
that they will not be releasing a 2013 version of their Family Tree
Maker software, but will, instead, release free bonus features to
Family Tree Maker 2012.
- The Federation of Genealogical
Societies 2012 Conference will be held August 29 through
September 1, 2012, in Birmingham, Alabama. Online registration is
closed but walk-ins are welcome for single- or multiple-day
- Aha! Seminars, Inc.,
announces a partnership with LearnSurge to provide live and
recorded genealogy webinars by George G. Morgan.
George just received the results of a Y-DNA test from Family Tree DNA. The Guys
discuss how Drew (and George) pursued researching all the
descendants of one of George’s great-great-grandfather’s sons. The
Guys located records for almost 200 new people (descendants,
spouses, and their parents) in just a few hours.