Video – Content Aware features of Photoshop CS6

Photoshop has been releasing videos on YouTube of “sneak peeks” concerning Adobe PhotoShop CS6, Adobe’s upcoming Photoshop release. While it’s interesting that they all seem to be using Photoshop CS6 running on Mac OS X, this video in particular is of interesting to me and other genealogists who use software … Read more

Death Dates in Reunion 9’s Index (Genealogy Tools)

Yesterday, Ben Sayer over at Genealogy Tools published a tutorial on adding and working with death dates in Reunion 9 (Mac OS X genealogy software), and using that information in Reunion’s index report. Specifically it covers using the information when working with Reunion’s index feature. If you have a large … Read more

Another quick note about site work (Feb 9, 2012)

I’ve finished quite a few things over the past two days, with two major things left. Later this evening or early tomorrow morning, there will be discussion forums opened up here on The other thing is updating a lot of the old pages, charts, etc. and checking broken links. … Read more

Metes and Bounds 3.8.0

Metes and Bounds 3.8.0 has been released by Sandy Knoll Software. It’s a fairly significant release – several new additions to the software. Metes and Bounds is a cross-platform application (Mac, Windows, Linux) that allows you to take raw data and turn it into deed plot maps. It can calculate … Read more


GEDitCOM II 1.7 Build 2has been released, and like GEDitCOM II 1.6, it is a very massive update. GEDitCOM II is a commercial Mac OS X genealogy application that allows you to customize the application itself. The trial version can be used as a GEDCOM reader. Among the changes, “Place … Read more