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CCleaner Malware Issue Reported

As reported by several sites, CCleaner had malware added to one of its updates. You can find more information at https://www.techspot.com/news/71018-malware-discovered-ccleaner-puts-millions-users-risk.html. You can also see it at https://www.cnet.com/how-to/ccleaner-was-hacked-heres-what-to-do-next/. If you are not sure if you have the malware version, best … Continue reading

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Gencove DNA – Two Options

Gencove offers two options for DNA testing. For $59.99, they will ship you a kit. Allow 6 – 10 weeks for results once they get your kit. If you tested with a DNA company (23andMe, Ancestry, FTDNA, not sure about … Continue reading

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AncestryDNA Tests $79 with $69 for Additional Tests Ordered at Same Time

  If you want an AncestryDNA test, they are currently running $79 for the first test with additional tests ordered at the same time being $69 each. You can find them at https://www.ancestry.com/dna. According to an unnamed Ancestry employee (per … Continue reading

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FTDNA August 2017 DNA Sale

  FamilyTree DNA (FTDNA) has announced its Summer Sale; runs through August 31, 2017. More information can be found at https://www.familytreedna.com/sale It’s one of several DNA sales going on right now. Individual Tests (as opposed to Bundles) Family Finder (autosomal … Continue reading

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MyHeritage $69 DNA Father’s Day Sale

MyHeritage is currently running a DNA sale for $69 (regular price is $99, but has been discounted routinely to $79) through June 19th – https://www.myheritage.com/dna While MyHeritage is one of the new kids on the block in terms of DNA … Continue reading

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FamilyTree DNA Father’s Day Sale

FamilyTree DNA (FTDNA) announced its second sale, runs through June 18, 2017.  https://www.familytreedna.com This is addition to its other sale that runs through June 24 or 28, 2017. FamilyFinder sale price of $69 (regular price $89) FamilyFinder + Y-37 sale … Continue reading

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DNA.Land Reaches 50K Genomes Uploaded

Yesterday (June 4, 2017), DNA.Land reported 50,000 genomes have been uploaded. They don’t offer DNA tests, but they accept free autosomal transfers from Ancestry, FTDNA and 23andMe. They offer limited matching capability and provide ethnic results. DNA.Land has been around … Continue reading

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