MyHeritage merges with Pearl Street Software! By Gilad August 27, 2007 Share Share Copy Link We have a very exciting announcement to share with you! Pearl Street Software, maker of GenCircles and Family Tree Legends, has merged with MyHeritage.com. In the first of many positive developments that will come from this merger, MyHeritage has made Family Tree Legends and GenCircles 100% free! Family Tree Legends is highly acclaimed, user friendly software for creating family trees, and GenCircles is a leading family tree sharing site. The development team from Pearl Street Software has joined the much larger MyHeritage team so we can bring you amazing new tools to aid your search. MyHeritage brings vast resources that will enable technologies like Smart Matching to greatly improve, to the benefit of everyone! What will happen to GenCircles and Family Tree Legends? GenCircles, the Family Tree Legends software program, and the Family Tree Legends Records Collection are now free. That’s right – in one announcement, we have made the highest-rated genealogy software program, the massively popular GenCircles site, and over 400 million records in the Family Tree Legends Records Collection completely free! This is a significant day for genealogists everywhere! GenCircles.com and FamilyTreeLegends.com will remain separate sites for now, but we are joining the back end databases of GenCircles.com and MyHeritage.com to create a better experience for all users. The joined teams of MyHeritage and Pearl Street Software are committed more than ever to providing the best genealogy products and services, and keeping them free!