Macworld Reviews iFamily for Tiger 2.2

Macworld has published a review today of iFamily for Tiger 2.2. Once again it’s Jeffery Battersby, who has reviewed several other Mac genealogy applications as well. It’s $30 and available at He gave it 3.5 out of 5 mice, saying: iFamily for Tiger 2.2 provides a simple interface to … Read more

FileMaker 9 Announced

FileMaker 9 has been announced, with four versions: FileMaker Pro 9, FileMaker Pro 9 Advanced, FileMaker Server 9, FileMaker Server 9 Advanced. Several Mac genealogy applications and utilities have used previous versions of FileMaker, including one or two genealogy applications currently in development. This is considered one of the biggest … Read more

MacFamilyTree 4.4.9

MacFamilyTree 4.4.9 was released yesterday. MacFamilyTree is a Mac OS X genealogy application that can also utilize data from other Mac OS X applications (iPhoto, Google Earth, etc.) when building your family tree. This release contains an improvement in location management, reading GEDCOM files, and navigation. Changes: * New Places … Read more

Syncing iFamily for Tiger with iPhone

If you are curious about iPhone functionality and genealogy applications, iFamily for Tiger allows you to export certain data to iCal, which can then be synced with your iPhone: You can now get daily alarms and reminders on your iPhone of when all your long dead ancestors and relatives were … Read more

iFamily for Tiger V2.217

iFamily for Tiger V2.217 was officially released today. iFamily for Tiger is a Mac OS X (10.4+) genealogy application. It can be downloaded here: This is a major update with several new features. Changes: Events – On this Day – A new menu option has been added called Events … Read more

iFamily for Tiger v2.211

iFamily for Tiger v2.211 was released today. It’s a Mac OS X (10.4+) genealogy program and this release (along with v2.210) contains a number of additions and enhancements to the Ancestors and Descendants Diagrams. Changes: The Ancestors and Descendants diagrams have been enhanced (as per V2.210) * Customisable user defaults, … Read more