Category Archives: BIG Y

DNA Day Sales 2017

Update Tuesday April 25, 2017: Happy DNA Day. Update Monday April 24, 2017: 23andMe Mother’s Day Sale (running through May 14th); $20 off regular prices. Not exactly a DNA Day Sale, but it is running during DNA Day. Update Sunday, … Continue reading

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FamilyTreeDNA 2014 Holiday Sale Starts Soon

Update: Sale is live now. Not seeing the Mystery Reward button. FamilyTreeDNA announced its 2014 Holiday Sale; sale ends 31 December 2014 (US Central Time).   The sale includes weekly mystery rewards. From the e-mail FTDNA sent out Also, remember … Continue reading

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FTDNA Big-Y Updates

FamilyTreeDNA (FTDNA) released some updates on Y-DNA and where they think it is going. Dr. David Mittelman of FTDNA mentioned new products, specifically Deep Clade 2.0. He also talked about increased read lengths to 250bp with a goal of 400 … Continue reading

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FamilyTreeDNA Tenth Annual Conference

Updated with additional information – Jennifer’s blog. FamilyTree (FTDNA) is hosting its Tenth Annual Conference for Project Administrators. The conference started yesterday and has a good line-up of topics it will cover. You can read about the Opening Reception on … Continue reading

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DNA Day Related Sales

Disclaimer: I do not receive any compensation for posting this notice and the links are not affiliate links. In celebration of DNA Day several companies are offering sales. – (Y DNA) SNP tests are on sale for $25 (regularly … Continue reading

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BIG-Y Chrome Add-On Now Available

If you tested with FTDNA’s BIG-Y, this add-on is for you. BIG-Y Chrome Add-On – it only works with Chrome browsers and you need to have received your BIG Y results. There are screenshots available at the add-on page. I … Continue reading

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100th Post Or Is It? Reflections – Past, Present, and Future

Dashboard shows this will be my 100th Published Post. It shows All (120), Published (99 – before this one posts) Sticky (1) Scheduled (1) Drafts (20) Trash (2). Not showing is my first blog post. You won’t find it anywhere … Continue reading

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