The Latest Genealogy News from Thomas MacEntee of Abundant Genealogy via Genealogy Update
Here is today’s Genealogy Update via Alexa Flash Briefing, the Player (below) and the Episode Notes (PDF below):
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- Player: If you don’t have an Alexa voice-activated device, use the player below to listen to today’s Genealogy Update.
- Episode Notes: The episode notes for Genealogy Update are available for the hearing impaired and for those who may want to share the information in print format. Click HERE for the current episode’s notes or read below.
Genealogy Update Alexa Briefing
Tuesday, November 20, 2018
This is Thomas MacEntee with Abundant Genealogy and here are the genealogy and family history-related items you need to know for today, Tuesday, November 20th, 2018:
Have You Caught the Latest Episode of The Not Old Better Show?
Yesterday I had the honor and pleasure of appearing as a guest on an amazing podcast aimed at the Baby Boomer generation: The Not Old Better Show hosted by Paul Vogelzang.
Click HERE to listen to the latest episode where I discuss some of the latest happenings and issues in the genealogy world:
- My recent trip to the MyHeritage LIVE event in Oslo, Norway and the new features announced by MyHeritage
- New developments in genealogy technology and the growing trend towards “voice recognition” for family history research and more
- The DNA price wars for Black Friday and Cyber Monday
- The FREE Family Stories Toolbox download just in time for Thanksgiving
What’s On Sale Today at Genealogy Bargains
Are you familiar with Genealogybargains.com? Each day they scour the Internet for new deals of interest to genealogists and family historians. Here are some highlights:
- HUGE BLACK FRIDAY OFFER! 50% off Legacy Family Tree Webinar subscriptions including RENEWALS! This is an AMAZING SALE for Black Friday – don’t miss it! Click HERE to save!
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That’s all there is for now in terms of genealogy and family history news. Check back soon for further updates!
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