FamilySearch keeps getting bigger and better and it all makes life more interesting from the end user’s point of view. The following is the latest news via the FamilySearch blog:

FamilySearch is pleased to announce that TenGenChart.com and Legacy Mobile are the new certified Tree Access applications for February 2013. TenGenChart and Legacy Mobile are Tree Access certified. “Certified” means the product is compatible with FamilySearch.org and has features that conform to our strict standards of quality.

Family Search Icon-Access The Tree Access icon indicates that you can read FamilySearch Family Tree data from within the vendor’s application.

FamilySearch Icon-Connect1The Tree Connect icon indicates that you can attach references for records, images, stories, and other media about your ancestor. These attached sources of evidence can be viewed by anyone using FamilySearch Family Tree.

TenGenChart is Tree Access certified. With one click, FamilySearch users are able to create circular 10 generation pedigree charts for themselves or a family member. The site also permits a user to upload a GEDCOM5 file to seed the chart. This amazing technology is easy to use, always free, and creates huge 46×36 inch charts.

Legacy Mobile is Tree Access certified. Legacy Mobile allows you to take your genealogy with you wherever you go. Create your family tree manually or get a jump start by downloading person data from new FamilySearch Family Tree. Legacy Mobile also lets you add pictures via the camera or photo gallery on your mobile device. Legacy Mobile includes patented LegacyTec which let’s you find out more about a deceased ancestor by just taking a picture of that person’s gravestone. LegacyTec sends your GPS location and the image to BillionGraves to find a matching gravestone.  When a match is found, information is sent back to your mobile device.

We invite you to attend RootsTech to meet nearly all of our partners on the trade show floor! See these new products and all previously certified products at http://www.FamilySearch.org/products.

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