Mocavo Comes to iOS, Soon Android

Mocavo, Inc. has released version 1.0 of Mocavo (it had been discussed at RootsTech last month). It’s available on the iOS platform for now and it’s free. There should be an Android version in the near future, because at the beginning of February, they mentioned that they expected them to … Read more

Last Name Origin & Meaning HD Pro – On Sale

It’s for today only, but Last Name Origin & Meaning HD Pro is on sale for $1.99 US (normally $4.99) for iOS devices. It’s an app that has information about surnames – it features over 1 million surnames, 50,000 Coats of Arm/Family Crests, supports English, Italian, Spanish, French, German, and … Read more

Windows Phone Genealogy Apps – Added

I’ve added the Windows Phone Genealogy apps and software to As those of you who are Windows Mobile and Windows Phone users know, there aren’t many genealogy-related apps for the Windows Phone platform. Unfortunately (or fortunately), there is no backwards compatibility for Windows Mobile applications on Windows Phone devices. … Read more

FamilySearch Indexing on the iPhone

Ben Sayer at Genealogy Tools put together a brief overview, complete with screenshots, of the iPhone FamilySearch Index app that was just released at RootsTech 2012. It’s an application (available on iPad and Google Android as well) that allows you to help with indexing genealogical and historical records – you … Read more