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Episode 1 Elevenses with Lisa Louise Cooke –
Join me of The Genealogy Gems Podcast for a half hour visit over tea. This week we chat about the latest free offerings from genealogy websites Ancestry and MyHeritage. I’ll share what I’m watching, reading and learning this week. And I’ve got some very hand tips that will make your online family history research even better.

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TV show – Good Neighbors
Book – Mama’s Bank Account
Movie – I Remember Mama
MyHeritage Photo
National Archives records available at Ancestry
How to customize your Chrome browser
Snooze Tabby in the Chrome Web Store
Control + Shift + T will reopen a browser tab
Read my article How to Find Family History on YouTube in 5 Easy Steps;
Get my book The Genealogist’s Google Toolbox at

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In August of 2016, a mysterious hacker collective began releasing files and folders stolen directly from the NSA.

Many of the programs this person or group released appeared to be legitimate cyber-weapons, which had been developed by U.S. intelligence. Despite the audaciousness of their posts – which became more immature and unhinged as time went on – the files they released seemed to have come directly from an NSA server.

A leak of this magnitude had never been seen before, and the cyber-intel community struggled to stop the bleeding. But over the next several months, the Shadow Brokers would continue to wage a one-sided campaign against their sworn a secretive branch of the NSA nicknamed the “Equation Group”…

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Special thanks Jeremy (Podcasts We Listen To), Jesse (Devil’s Teeth, Podcast 1289), Nina (Already Gone, Don’t Talk To Strangers), Erin and Shea (All Crime No Cattle), and Brett (husband of Lanie from True Crime Fan Club & Crimes of Passion) for lending their voices to this episode

Episode researched, written, hosted, and produced by Micheal Whelan

Original music created by Micheal Whelan through Amper Music

Theme music created and composed by Ailsa Traves

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