July 3, 2015
Version 6.6.1 of Ancestry.com ‘s App changes the UX (User Experience) in two noticeable ways:
- Tapping on an individual takes you immediately to the profile (not just select and alter tree branch paths)
- Tapping & Holding (see top image) highlights the ancestor and allows you three options:
Edit Person, View Tree (previous function of the initial tap of prior app versions), Add Relative.
July 2, 2015
Nicholas Winton, MBE — born 19 May 1909, died 1 July 2015 . Obituary: http://www.telegraph.co.uk/news/obituaries/11711344/Sir-Nicholas-Winton-humanitarian-obituary.html [please read]
Stanczyk took note of the passing of Sir Nicholas Winton. Sir Nicholas saved 669 children, [Complete List] from Czechoslovakia most of whom were Jewish from Nazi death camps. There are now over 6,000 living people as a result Winton’s heroism. Follow the above link to see the names / pictures of who Winton saved.
Winton died 1st-July-2015 at the age of 106. He was often called the British Schindler for his work. He might have been forgotten but his wife, Grete. She remembered a photo album of names & pictures of the children Sir Nicholas saved during the war.
His website: nicholaswinton.com lists the children and so much more from his noble life.
See More: [bing results]: http://www.bing.com/search?q=sir+nicholas+winton&qs=HS&pq=sir&sc=8-3&sp=1&cvid=8f5e0705da8c428a963e1354afe27ef0&FORM=QBLH