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Dec 11, 2012

The news includes:

  • has contributed $250,000 to the Federation of Genealogical Societies' War of 1812 Pensions Digitization Project.
  • RootsMagic has just released Version 6 of its family tree software program. A new video is available at their site, and the software is on sale through December 20, 2012.

Nov 5, 2012

The news includes:

  • agrees to a $1.6 billion buyout by Permira Advisors LLP.
  • The governor and secretary of state of Georgia have announced that funding for the Georgia State Archives has been reinstated for the remainder of this fiscal year.
  • FamilySearch continues to digitize and index millions of records...

Oct 11, 2012

The Guys are very pleased to welcome a new sponsor for the Podcast,

The news includes:

  • WikiTree announces the re-opening of member registration.
  • Mocavo has acquired ReadyMicro in a move to help the company and other organizations holding genealogical information digitize more content for genealogists.

Sep 19, 2012

The news includes:

  • FamilySearch announces that the 1940 U.S. Federal Census indexing project is wrapped up, and that indexing is beginning on the new U.S. Immigration and Naturalization Community Project. Visit for more information and to volunteer. Another indexing project...

Aug 21, 2012

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.
  • announces that they will not be releasing a 2013 version of their Family Tree Maker software, but will, instead,...