Synium Software today announced a significant update for MacFamilyTree on the occasion of the 9th anniversary of the genealogy software. Due to be released before the end of 2007, version 5.0 of MacFamilyTree will offer many improvements, including: completely configurable user interface; the entirely new, fully animated Family Assistant dynamically and graphically guides you through the process of creating and maintaining your family trees; using Apple’s CoreData database technology, easily handle multiple tens of thousands of individuals and families; integrated Web-hosting service; integration with .Mac to facilitate sharing of your family trees; and much more.