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More than 26 million people have added their DNA to four leading ancestry databases: report

02.12.2019 · Posted in Technology Articles

Millions of people have willingly given up their privacy via their own DNA, thanks to the growing popularity of at-home ancestry tests. More than 26 million people have taken DNA tests from at least one of the four major consumer genetics companies, ... ...

Alexandria Ocasio-Cortez and that meme life

Tiana Kara, the head of partnerships and growth at #builtbygirls, joins us this week to talk about the organization, which connects girls and women between the ages of 15 and 22 with mentors of all stripes in the tech industry based on their interests. ...

23andMe updates its ancestry reports, but they’re still not perfect

23andMe, co-founded by CEO Anne Wojcicki, has deployed its latest update, featuring interactive ancestry details, cultural insights about food, art, language, and the option to order a physical ancestry book. Starting today, customers will be able to see more granular ancestry results from more than 1,000 regions, as well as 33 population-specific pages about cultural information. ...

23andMe’s ancestry tools are getting better for people of color

23andMe is beefing up its African, East Asian and Native American ancestry capabilities — something it has sorely lacked. Specifically, 23andMe has added to its database 12 new regions across Africa and East Asia. When I first tried 23andMe a few years ago, it told me I was 71 percent West African, which tells me ...

Genealogy Analysis Advantages: The Gift of Learning Your Ancestry

10.15.2009 · Posted in Family Articles

Many individuals are eager to discover out their ancestors as well as where they come from. ...

Using Genealogy Research To Learn About Your Family History

10.15.2009 · Posted in Family Articles

Family history or generally known as genealogy continuously awakens the awareness of lots of people around the globe. Some enthusiasts consider genealogy as a leisure pursuit or pastime. But for other folks, it is significant for finding who they really are. ...

Genealogy Online For Dummies: ***** Survived Genealogical Analysis

10.15.2009 · Posted in Family Articles

The training process for genealogists is a continuous challenge. Therefore, data has began to explode over the internet. This brought family historians into the world of high technology. Everyone is acquainted with personal computers, websites, and emails. What makes this endeavor rewarding and interesting is the legal passion for exploring new things. ...