May 29, 2005
GenfoSearch 1.1.0004 from OVS Genealogy is now available. As of today, it is also now 100% free. Easy to use web search tool for genealogy resources, surnames and records. Searches several different sites from one screen. No need to re-enter data for each search site.
Among the features:
* Save your search queries.
* Load your saved queries.
* Download updates and request search engine additions.
* Search and genealogy site indexed by Google, MSN, or Yahoo.
* Create a custom search links page, for each individual, which can be saved by searching using the GenfoMatic custom search.
May 28, 2005
GED2GO (GEDCOMs To Go) 4.0.1 has been released. GEDCOMS TO GO, or GED2GO for short, is a program that helps you prepare a GEDCOM file for public distribution. GED2GO has two primary functions: (1) living persons are removed from the GEDCOM, and (2) an estimated birth date range is added to all individuals who lack one.
No release notes available. GED2GO is Shareware, $8.
Requires: Windows 95/98 and above.
May 25, 2005
The Next Generation of Genealogy Sitebuilding version 5.0 has received its first update (version 5.0.1). The Next Generation of Genealogy SitebuildingÂ© (“TNG”) is a powerful way to manage and display your genealogy data on the Internet, all without generating a single page of HTML. Instead, your information is stored in MySQL database tables and dynamically displayed in attractive fashion with PHP (a scripting language). Version 5.0.1 is based on bugs users reported during the first week or so of the Version 5.0 release.
It includes minor changes to almost 50 different files. Most are fixes for bugs reported by various users during the first week of 5.0′s release. There are also 1 or 2 very minor enhancements.