Who Do You Think You Are Magazine (behind the TV series) is running a huge sale on back issues of the magazine through the iPad/iPhone/iPod touch Newsstand app for $0.99:
Who Do You Think You Are? Magazine – iTunes Store
Single issues normally sell for £4.99 / €5.49 / $6.99, with normal subscriptions costing £3.99 / €4.99 / $5.99 per month, or with a 1 year subscription, £44.99 / €49.99 / $64.99.
I believe the back issues stretch all the way back to April of 2012, at least going by what I see in Newsstand.
There is a also a free 1 month subscription trial, which includes the latest issue. The app itself is free. This is the same “Who Do You Think You Are” that is behind the popular genealogy series in the US, UK, Canada, and elsewhere.
Reminder: The upgrade pricing of $29.99 applies through tomorrow, August 11, 2013, and I’m not sure when it ends exactly on the 11th.
The demo is available through the Synium Software website or you can purchase it here: MacFamilyTree 7 (Mac App Store)). You can only purchase the full version through the Mac App Store.
MacGenealogy.org Note: I know there was a little controversy over it only being available through the Mac App Store, however those of you using it with iCloud Saves have probably seen how well it works as far as using it on multiple devices – I have used it this past week between an iPad, iPhone, and two Macs, and it’s worked well. Availability through the App Store is the price you pay for using iCloud to keep your data synced between all your Macs and mobile devices.
- Performance of the edit sections improved
- Sources are now handled correctly when exporting a partial family tree
- Sources are now sorted correctly in the edit source section
- FamilySearch matching improved
- Several crash issues fixed when working with FamilySearch
- Polish, Danish and Spanish localization improved
- Improved user guide
ohmiGeneLite 5.37.3 is now available, it’s a Mac OS X genealogy application requiring an OS X 10.5 or later.
5.37.3 adds a requested feature – the ability to list people starting from an initial person to a common ancestor, and then to a second person. For instance, if you were curious about shared relatives with a distant cousin, you could select yourself, and that cousin, and it would display your ancestors up to a common ancestor, and then it display the descendants of that common ancestor down to your distant cousin.
The full version is available for $40 through ohmi.celeonet.fr, but you can download ohmiGEneLite through this page. It’s also available for Windows and for PowerPC Macs through that page. It’s one of the few genealogy applications still available for PowerPC macs.
In select countries, you can also download an iPad version through the iTunes App Store
Heredis, the Mac OS X genealoyg app, is on sale through Sunday, July 7, 2013 for $10.99, through the Mac App Store
It requires Mac OS X 10.7.3 or later, and a 64-bit CPU (which OS X 10.7 also requires), and it normally retails for $59.99.
Purchase – Apple’s Mac App Store:
Heredis – BSD Concept (Mac App Store)
Earlier today, MacFamilyTree 7.0.3 was released. You can launch the Mac App Store application and update from within there, or through the MacFamilyTree 7 app itself (click on the MacFamilyTree menu, then Check for Updates…).
This is a recommended update for everybody, especially those using FamilySearch, and/or who have larger databases. 7.0.3 focuses on updates and improvements – no new items were added.
MacFamilyTree 7.0.3 Changes
- Importing and exporting GEDCOM files improved
- Localization improvements
- Fixed crash when adding notes to events
- Sorting events by date fixed when viewing places
- Login issues to FamilySearch fixed
- Performance enhancements for larger databases
- Other stability improvements
You can pick up the demo through the Synium Software website or you can purchase it here: MacFamilyTree 7 (Mac App Store)).
Reminder: The upgrade pricing of $29.99 applies through July 31, 2013.
MacFamilyTree 7.0.2 was made available a few days ago. It’s available through the Mac App Store update feature or from within the App itself (click on the MacFamilyTree menu, select Check for Updates…). This update to MacFamilyTree 7 is focused on improvements and bug fixes, with the addition of LDS status and temple information.
- Placeholders in the additional name edit section can now be configured
- Several stability improvements, especially when using FamilySearch
- Norwegian translation improved
- Chart options improved for smaller displays
- Bug opening the integrated User Guide fixed
- GEDCOM media export fixed
- Issue fixed that could prevent saving an open database
- Support added for LDS status and temple information
- URL fields for media fixed
- Many other smaller fixes
And you still have just over a month to pick up the upgrade discount of $29.99 (ends July 31, 2013) – MacFamilyTree 7 (Mac App Store)).