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Genealogy

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FamilyBuilder offers genealogy research across social networks

At DemoFall, company shows off software that enables people to search major social networks to build family trees.

By Sep. 9, 2008

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Open sourcing genealogy for Linux first? Bad move

Genealogy that relies on Linux users is never going to reach its full potential.

By Jul. 7, 2008

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Geni: Finally, Genealogy made easy

Geni is a new, free family tree service that's leagues easier to use than most competitive systems.

By Jan. 16, 2007

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Tileplex mashes up product genealogy with Kevin Bacon

String together products with Tileplex.

By Aug. 22, 2007

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Ancestry.com adds DNA genealogy to the mix...dare I peek?

Genealogy site announces plans to add DNA digging to its mix of ancestral-sleuthing tools.

By Jun. 18, 2007

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Researchers build family tree with 13 million people

Geneticists mine a social network for useful data showing relationships going back centuries, and one of the world's largest family trees.

By Oct. 29, 2013

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Frodo on top in 'Periodic Table of Middle Earth'

Gollum, Bilbo, Sauron, Smaug, and other characters feature as elements in the chart, which was created by a geek chemist.

By May. 7, 2013

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App lets Icelanders know if they're about to bjork a cousin

A new Android app out of Iceland allows people in that small country to check that they're not about to get down and dirty with a relative.

By Apr. 17, 2013

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Ancestry.com set for $1.6B acquisition deal: WSJ

The genealogy giant with more than 2 million subscribers is set to be acquired by a private-equity firm, in a bid to move into the Western European market.

By Oct. 22, 2012

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Should incest-warning app be a Facebook service?

Providing a sorely needed patch to a market gap, IslendingaApp shows you genes before you remove your jeans. It is, sadly, an Iceland-only service, but might it be expanded and developed by everyone's favorite site?

By Apr. 17, 2013