MyHeritage Theory of Family Relativity: Reconstruct Your Tree

MyHeritage Theory of Family Relativity: Reconstruct Your Tree

Leading genealogy website MyHeritage has released a new feature that revolutionizes how you explore your DNA matches. “Until now, family history enthusiasts used two distinct domains for making discoveries: the paper-trail world of records and trees, and the biological world of DNA connections,” states a company press release issued yesterday...Read more
New AncestryDNA ThruLines and Matching Tools Help Build Your Tree

New AncestryDNA ThruLines and Matching Tools Help Build Your Tree

AncestryDNA customers now have access to new tools for exploring, organizing and identifying their matches. Today at RootsTech 2019 the company announced two parts to this experience: a new Matches interface and ThruLines, which uses both DNA and tree information to propose possible relationships to your matches. Here’s what they...Read more
What’s Up with My Ethnicity Estimates?

What’s Up with My Ethnicity Estimates?

Ethnicity estimates have made news this year, especially with AncestryDNA’s updates this past fall. But how important are your ethnicity estimates to your research? We asked genetic genealogist Shannon Combs-Bennett this very question. She’s the presenter on the upcoming live webinar, What’s Up With My Ethnicity Estimates? One thing she...Read more
MyHeritage DNA Announces Updates at Live Conference

MyHeritage DNA Announces Updates at Live Conference

MyHeritage Live 2018 took place this past weekend in Oslo, Norway. But no worries if you couldn’t trek to Scandinavia to join in person! MyHeritage live-streamed all the sessions, and we’ll brief you on the major MyHeritage DNA updates announced there. The conference opened with a keynote speech from CEO...Read more