Flickr Update

Some time back, SmugMug bought Flickr from Verizon. The original plan was to incorporate Flickr accounts into SmugMug. Fortunately, SmugMug's CEO had second thoughts and has decided to keep Flickr as a standalone platform. This is great news for the genealogy community. Flickr has served the genealogy community well by uploading our digitized images at …

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Collaboration Made Easy With Simplenote

How does a small genealogical society with limited resources make it possible for board members and staff to easily access needed information like meeting agendas, speakers lists, scheduled presentations and news releases? They use Simplenote. Simplenote (https://simplenote.com) is exactly what its name says it is  . . . a simple way to create and share …

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Meet MeWe – A Social Network That Believes in Privacy

Are you tired of having your personal life captured and sold to the highest bidder? The Facebook scandal was an eye-opener to many of us - and they were just the one who got caught. Most of the networks offering us all kinds of goodies for free are using the information we post for advertising, …

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