Tag Archives: News

News Sources for the Society Blog

Genealogy news is a good way to make your society’s site an information center for your membership. There’s lots of news out there. You just need to learn how to find it. The best tool for that is a newsreader. A newsreader is a pleasant and efficient way to keep up with a large number […]

Today’s Tech – Aug 27

[vimeo https://vimeo.com/131745381] Scanner Pro [iOS – $2.99] now includes a manual scanning mode to make edge adjustments after scanning. You can also upload your scanned documents as JPEG files or as multi-page PDFs. Pocket just announced a new feature called Recommendations.  Tap the Reocmmendations tab and you’ll find a personalized selection of recommended content based on the […]

RSS Ressurection?

It looks like the demise of RSS – and the blogs it supports – has gotten a reprieve. What brought this about? We can thank Apple’s upcoming News app/service and Facebook Instant Articles for this new interest in syndicated feeds. Even Feedly is testing a publisher toolkit which could give us more contol on how […]

Building a family network

Facebook’s great but if you want more privacy and security for your family news and photos, you might want to build your own family network. You’ll be surprised how easy it is to do!

How to follow a Twitter list

Did you know Twitter is a great news service? Thanks to Twitter lists, you can create your own customized news feed to deliver news to your desktop or mobile device. Here’s how to subscribe to a Twitter list – a great way to collect the information you want.

Why Blogs Matter

The blog may have a funny name, but it is revolutionizing the news and information distribution industry in some truly amazing ways. If you’re a blogger, you’re part of the information revolution. Find out for yourself why blogs matter.

Tech Notes

This week the spotlight’s on OneNote and Vonage with tips and updates on several other apps and services.