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Meet the MyHeritage Research Team

The Research team at MyHeritage is made up of talented researchers from the fields of genealogy, history, and journalism. The team digs deep to uncover the details of family...

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Yesterday, Today & Tomorrow: Will my family archives survive when I am gone?

This is a guest post by Joy Shiver. Joy is the owner of Family Heirloom Exchange, a surname searchable, bulletin board style website antique dealers use to reach...

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MyHeritage releases new collections with 325 million historical records

We’re delighted to announce the addition of 325 million important historical records to SuperSearch™, bringing the total number of global records available to 8.8 billion. The collections added today...

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Major Upgrade to the MyHeritage Chromosome Browser for Better Exploration of DNA Matches

We are excited to announce a major upgrade to the Chromosome Browser on MyHeritage. With this upgrade, we’ve upped our genetic genealogy game considerably. If you have taken the...

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MyHeritage Science Team’s Research Featured in the Prestigious Journal Science

We are proud to share that our science team, led by MyHeritage’s Chief Science Officer, Dr. Yaniv Erlich, has had a groundbreaking paper published today in Science, one of...

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Introducing DNA Quest: New pro bono initiative to reunite adoptees with their biological families

MyHeritage is excited to announce a new pro bono initiative — DNA Quest — to help adoptees and their birth families reunite through DNA testing. As part of DNA...

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New FamilySearch Tree Sync (beta) allows FamilySearch users to synchronize their family trees with MyHeritage

For the past 2.5 years, MyHeritage and FamilySearch engineers have been developing together a unique feature — FamilySearch Tree Sync — that allows members of the Church of Jesus...

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We Are Heading to RootsTech 2018…

We’re excited to be returning Platinum sponsors at the world’s largest annual genealogy conference, RootsTech 2018, taking place February 28 – March 3, at the Salt Palace Convention Center in...

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