Many announcements are being made at RootsTech. Here is one announcement about Storylava, a product I wrote about at last year's RootsTech 2013 conference.
The following announcement was written by the folks that produce Storylava:
Cloud‐based service is the first to integrate interactive storyboards, mapping, life event timelines and a library of 1000+ question prompts; Featured in three RootsTech’14 classes
SALT LAKE CITY – February 6, 2014 – Storylava.com today announced the latest release of its flagship online personal history platform that allows people to record and share their life stories and events on engaging, interactive storyboards. The online service engages youth and people of all ages in sharing memories, simplifying the way people capture and collaborate on stories about life events, ideas, people and places. The new release includes interactive storyboards that give context to personal stories through life event timelines, automatic geographic mapping, and online collaboration. Storylava also includes the ability to augment storyboards with rich, immersive photography and personal history documents that give context and meaning to life events.
Featured at RootsTech 2014
Storylava will be featured in three classes at RootsTech 2014 in Salt Lake City February 6‐8, 2014 including:
- “Storytelling in a Sea of Social Media”, at 1 pm on Thursday, February 6, and 10:30 am Friday, February 7 in Room 251BC (Lab)
- “Uncovering Your Family’s Story: The Power of Questions” at 4 pm on Friday, February 7, in Ballroom B
- “Story Collaboration—Progressing to Cloud 9” at 2:30 pm Saturday, February 8, in Ballroom F.
Pricing and Availability
The Storylava.com online personal history platform is available immediately by requesting an invitation at http://storylava.com. Storylava standard profiles are free of charge and allow people to record stories on storyboards, upload photos, and share stories with family and friends. To experience interactive timelines, geographic mapping, upload documents, and access over 1000 personal history questions, customers can upgrade their profile to Storylava Pro. Upgrades are available for $29.99/year per user. For more details, please visit http://storylava.com/about.
Storylava is an online personal history platform that allow people to capture life stories and personal memories on interactive storyboards that are easy, fun and sharable. Storylava gives context to life memories through photos, documents, geographic mapping, interactive timelines, and a library of 1000+ personal history question prompts. Request an invitation to Storylava at http://storylava.com.