According to Comscore Media Metrix Ancestry Sites experienced a 38% increase in traffic in March 2005. The category (which is dominated by MyFamily.com\’s web sites) had 12.6 million unique visitors in March.
Thanks to Eliot Jacobsen for sending me the link to the Paul Graham article on why 20 year olds should seriously think about starting their own company.
Paul shares the most exciting thoughts I\’ve ever read about
disintermediating employers–let the young technologists figure out
what the customers want and build it–and not go to work for a big
company that doesn\’t listen to customers very well and doesn\’t create
products very well anyway. Highly recommended! (And just in time for me
Infobase Media Corp (one of our portfolio companies) has introduced its LDS PDA Library (in partnership with Deseret Book), which comes with hundreds of books that are ready for your Palm or Pocket PC. But more importantly, it works with the 2005 LDS Collectors Library so that you can save any of the 3,300 religious titles in that library — or portions of them — to your handheld.