Length: 60 minutes (flexible)
Summary: Do you have trouble keeping up with technology, especially programs, apps and websites that other genealogists seem to be using these days? You’re not alone. After a quick review of how much has changed in the past 30 years, you’ll learn what’s hot, what’s now and how to prepare for the genealogy technology of the future.
Description: Participants will gain more than just an overview of current technologies used in genealogy; they’ll understand how to seek out new technologies and determine what works and doesn’t work for their own genealogical research.
Audience Level: Beginner.
Content: 8 pages.
- Technology Past: Do You Remember . . . .?
- 2014 Tech Trends for Genealogy
- Tablets and Mobile Devices
- DNA Testing
- Big Data and Predictive Data
- Life Consolidation
- Beacon Technology
- Handwriting Recognition
- Future Proofing Genealogy
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