Mac Genealogy FAQ updated for iPhones and iPads

I’ve updated the Mac Genealogy Software Frequently Asked Questions page and added a new page, in response to a question that was asked of me. The question was in regards to iPhone and iPad versions of Mac OS X genealogy software. Right now there are basically two dedicated iOS/iPhone OS … Read more

Apple’s September 1, 2010 Event, Plus Autocad

Apple has sent out an alert stating that they will be directly streaming tomorrow’s event live: Apple.com – PR What: Live video stream of Appleā€™s September 1 event When: Wednesday, September 1, 2010, 10:00 a.m. PDT Where: www.apple.com Requirements: * Apple Mac running Safari on Mac OS X 10.6 * … Read more

Apple iWork 09 9.0.4 Update – Adds ePub Support

While I’ve recommended Apple’s productivity suite, iWork to to plenty of people doing family newsletters or related documents, I normally don’t mention it here except in passing, but iWork 09 9.0.4 fixes some issues in all three apps – Keynote, Pages, and Numbers, including with tables. More importantly the word … Read more

MacFamilyTree 5.7.7

MacFamilyTree 5.7 has received a minor update, to version 5.7.7. If you are a user of MobileFamilyTree for the iPhone, iPad, or iPod touch, it’s recommended as it contains fixes for MobileFamilyTree syncing with file names containing special characters. Changes: * Bugs in the source management fixed * MobileFamilyTree sync … Read more

MobileFamilyTree with Native iPad Support

Two weeks ago, there was a mention in MacFamilyTree 5.7.5 that native or full support for Apple’s new iPad would be coming to MobileFamilyTree. With version 2.5 of MobileFamilyTree, support for the iPad’s native resolution has been added. Updates to version 2.5: * First Version to fully support the iPad … Read more