Archives for December, 2016

An Open Letter on RootsMagic’s Sync with Ancestry


Years ago (back in the Family Origins days) I got burned giving a date for a feature we were adding, and I promised myself I would never do that again.  But users dislike uncertainty and like to press us for an estimated release date.  Usually, I just say something like “it will be done when it […]

Happy 30th Birthday, RootsMagic! Part 10: The New Partnership


NOTE: This is Part 10 of our ongoing series documenting the history of our company. If you’re just joining us, be sure to read Part 1, 2, 3, 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, and 9. After Jamboree, Michael Booth and I began to work together on new graphics for the RootsMagic 3 I was finishing up. […]