Heredis for Mac – Family Tree Magazine Review

Family Tree Magazine published a review of Heredis for Mac 2 (released back in June) in the October/November 2012 print edition of Family Tree Magazine. Here is a brief snippet from Family Tree Magazine: Anyone who’s ever done genealogy on a Mac will be able to jump right in and … Read more

Review: GedScape – GEDCOM Utility for OS X

GedScape came to my attention back when I was writing some articles about GEDCOM files, and the conversion of Unicode/UTF-8 GEDCOMs on Macs. Actually that’s only partly true – I had been aware of it for a while, but I didn’t have the time to fully explore it and get … Read more

Quick Note on the Family Tree Maker 2010 for Mac Review

I mentioned earlier this week that I would be posting the first part of my Family Tree Maker 2010 for Mac review. I apologize for the delay, I was under the weather for most of the week, but I’m doing better, but the bigger problem I had was posting the … Read more

Family Tree Maker 2010 – Any Questions?

I received a copy of Family Tree Maker 2010 for Mac last week and am preparing an in-depth review. One of the areas I’m focusing on is for people migrating from Windows genealogy applications (including Family Tree Maker for Windows) with a walk-through of how to do it. Many people … Read more

Review: Mac Heredis 10.2 (Macworld)

Jeffery Battersby has written another Mac genealogy review, this time of Mac Heredis 10.2 or X.2. Mac Heredis 10.2 is a commercial Mac OS X genealogy application that was released in late 2005, with a few updates since then. He stresses GEDCOM importing and lack of LDS ordinances, quote: Like … Read more

Macworld Reviews MacFamilyTree 4.4

Macworld has published a new review of MacFamilyTree 4.4, following in the footsteps of their other reviews of genealogy software. They called it an “effective and visually pleasing genealogy program that makes excellent use of your Mac’s built-in audio and video tools as well as your iPhoto library”, and gave … Read more