RootsTech Blog Posts and Videos

RootsTech 2015 is over and you there are many blog posts on what took place at the convention. Randy Seaver has collected blog posts from 47 genealogy  bloggers. As some bloggers have many posts, there are over 100 posts to read, in total. That list may increase over the next couple of days as some …

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RootsTech Streaming Schedule

RootsTech has announced the schedule of genealogy sessions that they will be streaming for FREE online. All these listed times are Mountain time zone. So adjust for your time zone. The live stream will be right on the homepage; RootsTech.org. I think there is a mistake on this schedule. It doesn’t list the Friday General …

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RootsTech Conference this week

The big RootsTech Conference is taking place in Salt Lake City from the 12th to the 14th.. As in previous years, some of the sessions will be streamed online for free. I tried to find what sessions will be available for viewing but couldn’t find a list. For sure, the keynotes talks will be available …

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Old News – Telephone Upgrade

Some technology news from the past. This story tells of having dials added to a telephone so that a person could connect to another without the use of an operator. THE MONROE COUNTY MAIL Thursday, November 5, 1914 AUTOMATIC TELEPHONE TREMENDOUS SUCCESS IN BUFFALO. Federal Telephone Traffic More Than Doubled by Use of New Wonder …

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RootsTech 2014 Wrap-Up

The 2014 RootsTech Conference is over but you can still see some of the sessions online. Right now there are only 3 sessions online at the RootsTech Video page but more should be added over the next few days. I missed a couple of sessions from Saturday that I want to see plus I want …

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RootsTech 2014; Online Sessions Saturday

Two days are not enough! We have another day of RootsTech. Again all of these online sessions are completely free. This is the schedule for Saturday (all times Eastern): 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., General Session (Keynote) by Stephanie Nielson and Todd Hansen 12:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Become an iPad Power User by Lisa …

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RootsTech 2014; Online Sessions Friday

These are the free online sessions of the RootsTech conference on Friday (all times Eastern): 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m., General Session (Keynote) by Dr. Spencer Wells and Judy Russell 12:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Storytelling Super Powers: How to Come Off as Your Family’s Genealogy Hero by David Adelman 3:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., …

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RootsTech 2014; Online Sessions Thursday

I wanted to post this yesterday but I had an internet outage that only got fix this morning. The RootsTech website says that online sessions start tomorrow morning at 8:30 (Mountain Time (MT). This disagrees with a published schedule but it makes sense as that is when the keynote session starts. 8:30 MT translates as …

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