Daily Archive: February 11, 2011

Feb 11

RootsTech: Exhibitor

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I’m passionate about digital scrapbooking, so you can imagine my delight to find a digital scrapbook exhibitor here in the exhibit hall at RootsTech. Today I had a little time to spend at Exhibitor’s booth #605: Digital Scrapbook Memories. Amy Herzog is the owner can a delight to with which to converse. At the booth …

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Feb 11

Second Life: APG Mtg 2/11/2011

What can Second Life do for Genealogists? Watch this interview on You Tube with Dear Myrtle and Tami Glatz. You may wish to sign up (free) on SecondLife.com and create your avatar then join in on “Just Genealogy Fire Pit.” Or if you are at RootsTech in SLC, go to the Family History Library to …

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Feb 11

Cloud Computing: Filename Problems

Oh, if only the world of computers was absolute and every operation system, browser, and software had the same standards! My issue today is with Carbonite and filenames. Back in the day of pre-windows when we needed DOS, filenames were easy. My genealogy notes were written in WordPerfect for DOS and I used Lotus 1-2-3 …

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Feb 11

RootsTech: Plan Now for 2012

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Plan Now! Techie Genies will not want to miss RootsTech next year February 2–4, 2012. It can’t get much better than this—the coming together of programmers and genealogists. Where else can we interact with those wonderful folks that dream about and design software. This is a very different conference and I’m really liking it! Those …

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