MacFamilyTree 5.7: Facts, Audio/Video, New Source Management, New Report

March 30, 2010 in Software (E)

[] Mainz, Germany - Synium Software today is pleased to announce the release of MacFamilyTree 5.7, an update to their popular genealogy solution for Mac OS X. Enjoy the new source management and specify the credibility per source file and save it along with your data. So how reliable is this source? Adding your level of confidence is just one click away.

MacFamilyTree 5.7 also sports the new "Facts" feature. Besides formal information like name, gender or important events in a person's life, there's always some facts that make that past life more tangible. Hair color, eye color, social security numbers or National ID numbers, MacFamilyTree 5.7 now stores these valuable pieces of information.

Audio and video recording - MacFamilyTree 5.7 allows capturing of interviews with a webcam like the iSight or any Quicktime compatible webcam. The stories relatives or friends can tell will bring the user as close as possible to understanding that period of time after all these years. The user's Mac is a neutral observer, capturing and preserving the exact wording of a story. One doesn't have to rely solely on one's memory anymore, MacFamilyTree can be used instead.

Also new: The Family Group Sheet showing a person in his or her close family context. The Kinship Report has been vastly improved with a far more detailed and precise naming scheme for relationship types.

New features in MacFamilyTree 5.7
* Audio and Video Recording
* New source management
* Facts for persons or families
* Improved Kinship Report
* New Family Group Sheet
* Bug fixes and performance improvements

System Requirements:
MacFamilyTree 5 requires a Mac with Mac OS X 10.4.11 or any version of Mac OS X 10.5 or 10.6, ATI Radeon 7500 or Intel GMA 950 or NVidia GeForce 4 MX graphics chipset or better. MacFamilyTree 5 is a Universal Binary running on Intel and PowerPC based Macs. Safari 3.0 or newer, which is available for free at Apple's 'Downloads' section, must be installed for MacFamilyTree 5.7 to work.

Pricing and Availability:
MacFamilyTree 5.7 is a free update for registered customers of MacFamilyTree 5. The full version of MacFamilyTree 5 can be purchased for $49.00 (USD), upgrades from Versions prior to 5.0 are $25.00 (USD). A demo is also available for download.

Synium Software GmbH is a software development and consulting company, based in Mainz (Mayence), Germany. Apart from being a successful publisher within the Mac software market, we offer a popular web-based news service at for the German-speaking audience. All Material and Software (C) 2005-2010 Synium Software GmbH / All Rights Reserved. Apple, the Apple logo, are registered trademarks of Apple Computer in the U.S. and/or other countries.


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