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DNA Passport Results

Thanks to a friend, I was able to get screenshots of my DNAPassport results. For now, you need the DNAPassport app which is only available as an iOS app to view results. HumanCode is working on making it available for … Continue reading

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Happy 15th Birthday to WordPress

As posted by another blogger, WordPress recently turned fifteen (15) years old. You can read more about it at https://ma.tt/2003/01/the-blogging-software-dilemma/. Happy Birthday WordPress.

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Self Published, Independent Publisher, or Traditional Publisher

This is a question that comes up in many author and author want-a-be Facebook groups. I will start with traditional publishers as too many people expect they will eventually be accepted by a traditional publisher. I will also cover independent … Continue reading

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Promethease Offering Free Uploads* Through December 31, 2017

Promethease (https://promethease.com) is offering free uploads through December 31, 2017 if you agree to let them keep your information on their website. In the past, they purged your information from their website after 45 days, but allowed you to download … Continue reading

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GoFundMe for a Dad Who Needs Help

https://www.gofundme.com/young-father-lost-everything A friend started a GoFundMe for a relative of hers who suffered a house fire. I don’t know the young man, but do know the person who created the fund. Speaking as somebody who suffered a house fire back … Continue reading

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How Long Before Full DNA Testing Hits $100? Plus Current DNA Sales December 2017

Updated December 18, 2017 to include YSEQ.net sale price that was announced after I made the original post. While the title might sound like a pipe dream, several companies are pushing for lower prices for full DNA testing. Currently, a … Continue reading

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Ancestry DNA Buy 3, Get 1 Free Family Pack Offer

I am not seeing this offer on my Ancestry account, but it is reported at https://www.genealogybargains.com/free-dna-test-kits-family-value-pack-sale-ancestrydna/. I see the offer if I log out of Ancestry and go to the DNA section (www.ancestry.com/DNA). Basically, it’s buy 3 Ancestry DNA kits … Continue reading

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