6 Jun 2015

iPad and Mac Diacritical Marks

By |6 Jun 2015|Apple, apps, genealogy, iPad, iPhone, Macintosh, translations|1 Comment

Today's topic is iPad and Mac diacritical marks. If you're using your iPad (or Mac) for genealogy, you probably need to add diacritical marks to names and places. If you’re a native English speaker like me, getting your keyboard to produce these characters may be an unfamiliar process. A diacritical mark is [...]

30 Mar 2014

iScanner App Flash Sale

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Alert: iScanner app flash sale right now. The iScanner app scans "any document, receipt, white-board and note with your iPhone." Download iScanner for 50 percent off at the App Store for 99 cents. "A PDF is a trusty friend you can always rely on. Indestructible, impossible to change, always present but never intrusive. Turn all your documents, files [...]

7 Feb 2014

My Favorite Genealogy Things

By |7 Feb 2014|Apple, apps, genealogy, iPad, iPhone, Macintosh, Reunion, technology|Comments Off on My Favorite Genealogy Things

These are a few of my favorite genealogy things (no, I’m not going to sing and you don’t want me to) from my presentation at Rootstech 2014 this morning on using Macs and iPads for genealogy. Dashlane Dashlane is the password manager that I recommend. But it’s so much more than that. It’s available [...]