Imagine Future Technology for Family History Simulations

Posted by on November 19, 2013 in Development, Machine Learning, Science is a technology company that knows family history – not just a family history company, and not even a family history company that just happens to use technology. Technology, and particularly computing, is essential to our mission to help everyone discover, preserve and share family history. Without it, we could still tell family stories Read More

A Fast 11 Years at Billions of Historic Records, Millions of Customers and A Boat-Load of Code Later

Posted by Ancestry Team on June 3, 2013 in Analytics, Big Data, Inside our Offices, Machine Learning

I joined as a developer in June 2002 – exactly 11 years ago – just as was inventing the family tree technology that differentiates us today. The last 11 years have flown by as our team innovates against the constant challenge of improving our unique and dedicated community’s experience. Looking back over that Read More