My Heritage launched Global Name Translation™
Published on Monday, 27 July 2015 21:24
My Heritage launched their Global Name Translation™ during the recent IAJGS conference. This is a new technology to help break through language barriers in the quest to uncover their past. The technology automatically translates names found in historical records and family trees from one language into another, generating all the plausible translations, to facilitate matches between names in different languages.
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U.S.A. 2015-07-26 Who Do You Think You Are
Published on Tuesday, 21 July 2015 01:18
The new season for Who Do You Think You Are in the U.S. starts on July 26, 2015 9PM /8PM Central on The Learning Channel (TLC) . Check with your cable service to find which station TLC operates in your area. There will be six episodes—not all have been announced: Ginnifer Goodwin, J.K. Rowling, Alfre Woodard, Bryon Cranston and Tom Bergeron.
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U.S.A. January 2016 Finding Your Roots Returns
Published on Sunday, 02 August 2015 21:13
The Public Broadcasting System (PBS) has announced they will return the genealogy program, Finding Your Roots with Henry Louis Gates, Jr. starting in January 2016 according to the genealogist Megan Smolenyak in The Huffington Post. Among the celebrities to be included are Jewish personalities: Dustin Hoffman, Norman Lear, Julianna Margulies, Maya Rudolph, Gloria Steinem and other personalities.
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