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Carmel Galvin
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Why is there a Queensland Family History Society AND a Genealogical Society of Queensland? Family feud maybe? Any suggestions which one I should join?
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Yes +Helen V. Smith is right and while I joined GSQ back in 1986 I don't recall if I ever knew the reason behind it. In those days societies commonly used genealogical rather than "family history" and I don't believe there was ever really the distinction between that +Pat Richley-Erickson mentions re these two societies. There was a similar fallout between Sunshine Coast FHS and either GSQ or QFHS and a parting of the ways. In practical terms I think they serve similar purposes in term of information availability and have both worked hard at indexing various records, many of which are now available through Ancestry or FMP.

Even though I joined GSQ (by chance as I saw their display at a historical event) it was largely because I lived on the Southside. However I also visited QFHS from time to time.
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Storehouse - Another easy to use well designed app to turn photos into stories on iOS devices 
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I really like your Chelsea Flower Show story, great photos and wonderful colours. Yet another great app.. Thanks, Carmel G. 
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Need to export a note as a PDF, here's how to from Lisa Louise Cooke
Recently I posted on How to Solve a Pesky Evernote Web Clipper Problem. In that post I explained how to save an Evernote web clipping as an image file. Genealogy Gem reader Pat wrote in about how she likes to extract notes. She writes: Hi Lisa, I just ready your post about getting a note …
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Doing genealogy on your ipad? With iOS8 now there's an even easier way to get that information into Evernote.
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Fantastic!  Thank you for pointing this out.  That's something that has been on my wishlist :D
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My new site with text corrected war experiences and obituaries from Trove. This is the result of a call from +State Library of South Australia  #cooeeSA   for text correction re WWI Australian service men and women.
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What a surprise today at the end of a tram trip in windy, cold Prague.


Tram those books http://librarycurrants.blogspot.com/2014/05/tram-those-books.html 
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Another Tech Help session for library patrons. Share whenever you can as many seniors have not had the opportunity to acquire computer basics.
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Preparing for conferences - here's how I organise my papers and notes before and during a conference. I've included a link to a shared notebook.
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Not for me or my private circles
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Exporting notes as PDF, a tip via Lisa Louise Cooke
Recently I posted on How to Solve a Pesky Evernote Web Clipper Problem. In that post I explained how to save an Evernote web clipping as an image file. Genealogy Gem reader Pat wrote in about how she likes to extract notes. She writes: Hi Lisa, I just ready your post about getting a note …
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I have that option in many other programs in Windows but unfortunately not in Evernote.
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Just saw this visual guide Google Hangout Cheat Sheet via educatorstechnology.com +Jill Ball is an expert so would value her opinion as to its usefulness :)
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Finding  and downloading manuals for new devices and phones
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Following my tech, reading, sewing, travelling and genealogy interests. Passionate supporter of public libraries
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