Here’s When You Can Watch Season 5 of “Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates Jr.”

Here’s When You Can Watch Season 5 of “Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates Jr.”

PBS has announced the premiere date for season five of the genealogy series “Finding Your Roots With Henry Louis Gates, Jr.” It’ll be Tuesday, Jan. 8, 2019. In “Finding Your Roots,” historian Henry Louis Gates, Jr., presents well-known Americans with their family histories in all their fascinating complexity and diversity....Read more
Google is Changing How We Interact With Our Photos

Google is Changing How We Interact With Our Photos

Google Photos is trying to change the way we interact with our images. In their recent press release they introduced new AI tools they’re integrating into their popular platform. AI stands for artificial intelligence. Here’s what you need to know: Suggested Actions Sharing: You’ve uploaded over time several images of...Read more
Identifying a Fur-Clad Family Member

Identifying a Fur-Clad Family Member

Two weeks ago I deciphered the clues in a mystery wedding. Sandy Eichelberger submitted it. She thought it depicted members of her mother’s family. It’s a three-part challenge. This week, it’s a photo that is a relief from the sweltering summer heat. It’s a woman in a winter coat standing...Read more
Three Myths About Your Immigrant Ancestors

Three Myths About Your Immigrant Ancestors

Library of Congress Prints and Photographs Division, ggbain 09120 America’s great era of immigration ended less than 100 years ago. For the vast majority of US residents, our ancestors came from other countries to find work, freely practice their religion, join family and friends already here, and escape danger back...Read more