Ancestry.com offers updated software

BY SHARON BURNS Published: December 21, 2009
Advertisement
;

/> →Extended family birthday calendars. Easily create and share calendars that show family birthdays and anniversaries.

Extensive geographical migrations. View a person or family timeline with event locations, such as births, marriages, residences and death, mapped geographically to show migration paths you can follow through time.

Improved performance. Faster load times and quicker performance across the application.

For more information, go online to www.familytreemaker.com. The program is available for $39.95 at the Web site or by calling (800) 262-3787.

GenSmarts program
GenSmarts (www.gensmarts.com) is a program that can analyze family data from more than 12 genealogy database computer programs and suggest records for future research.

The program can be downloaded for $24.95 or bought on compact disc for $29.95 from the Web site listed above or by calling (800) 517-0092.

The regular CD includes a one-hour tutorial with instructions on installation and configuration. The deluxe CD includes an additional 2.5 hours of training and commentary.

If you have a question, event, idea or an experience to share, e-mail Sharon Burns at sburns@opubco.com.