socalTECH: Geni Creates Lab Effort, Translation Support

December 17, 2009, December 16, 2009

West Hollywood-based,
the online family tree and genealogy site backed by the Founders Fund
and Charles River Ventures, told its users today that it has created a
new "Geni Lab" for experimental features from the firm. As part of the
lab, the company said it has created a new feature to enable
translation of pages on the site, tapping Google Translate for the
translations. Geni said its Geni Labs effort will allow users to
experiment with features that the company is working on, with no
guarantee that they will be updated or supported.