International Standard ISO 8601 specifies numeric representations of date and time. This standard notation helps to avoid confusion in international communication caused by the many different national notation.
Date Finder & Date Finder Plus, new iPhone/iPad apps, will provide valuable assistance to people researching their family history. When you are researching your family history and you encounter two documents containing the name of a person you are interested in from different dates, the challenge is to determine if they refer to the same person. Date Finder allows you to enter the date and persons age from one document. You can then easily scroll to the date on the other document to see if then documents align and both refer to the same person.