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Petition to Implement Informed Consent at GEDmatch — The DNA Geek

Now that GEDmatch is owned by the forensics company Verogen, there are concerns. Can a for-profit corporation that boasts they are “solely dedicated to forensic science” be good for genealogy? That is, can they serve two masters—genealogists and law enforcement—at … Continue reading

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Taal Volcano spews ashes over Manila and its neighboring towns — Subli

Photo Credit: Facebook by Herbert A. Ellovido I did not even know that Tall Volcano is erupting today until my friend GPCox of Pacific Paratrooper told me. Thanks GP. Please pray for all those affected by its fury. I then … Continue reading

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Lou Zocchi GoFundMe Campaign – Gaming Legend Had Garage Fire

Disclaimer: I worked briefly for Lou Zocchi back in the early 1980s. I consider him a friend although he’s not a fan of technology so haven’t talked to him since the late 1980s or mid-1990s. I didn’t see this until … Continue reading

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Happy New Year 2020 – January 1, 2020

Going to be a short post. Happy New Year 2020. May this be the start of a great new year for everyone. I know many people use a different calendar so your New Year may not have started yet. For … Continue reading

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New Humble Bundle Offer – Cubicle 7 Adventures in Middle-Earth December 27, 2019

I mentioned a while back that Cubicle 7 – Cubicle 7 To Stop Producing The One Ring and Adventures in Middle Earth – December 4, 2019 was losing the rights to their two  Lord of the Rings Role-Playing Games (RPGs) – … Continue reading

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Happy Hanukkah 2019 to Those Who Celebrate – December 23, 2019

Happy Hanukkah 2019. I was on Facebook today and one of the items in my News Feed was from the Jewish War Veterans of the U. S. A., a page I follow – https://www.facebook.com/JewishWarVeterans/posts/10157287404794915. It leads to this Tweet: https://twitter.com/Astro_Jessica/status/1208909270785372160Continue reading

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Access Genealogy – Featured Blogger of the Week December 6, 2019

For this week’s Featured Blogger of the Week, I chose Access Genealogy: https://accessgenealogy.com/ as the Featured Blogger of the Week. I have been reading the blog since early February 2019 after I saw them listed on LifeWire. A lot of … Continue reading

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Cubicle 7 To Stop Producing The One Ring and Adventures in Middle Earth – December 4, 2019

I saw this recently on Facebook – it was in a closed group or I would share the post. Checked a few other places and it looks like Cubicle 7 has lost the rights for producing Lord of the Rings … Continue reading

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Teaching in Albania – Featured Blogger of the Week November 29, 2019

For this week’s Featured Blogger of the Week, I chose Teaching in Albania: https://teachinginalbania.com/ as the Featured Blogger of the Week. I have been following her blog since August 2019 or earlier. It’s interesting to learn about other cultures and … Continue reading

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New records from London and Northumberland – FindMyPast Fridays November 29, 2019

I didn’t see a post last night on FindMyPast, at least not before I left my Internet cafe location. I saw it posted this morning – FindMyPast Fridays –Over 6 million new Scottish records available to search: https://www.findmypast.com/blog/new/over-6-million-new-scottish-records-available-to-search. They can … Continue reading

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