iOS Updates: Apple Health, Today Widget, and GTBee

Tuesday, May 23, 2017
By Andy Brett
Apple Health dashboard

If you have a minute to add a rating or review for the new versions we’d be really grateful! Releasing a new version wipes out the previous ratings, so we’re starting from scratch. The Beeminder iOS app just got a long-overdue update, and it includes two sorta-huge new features! Apple Health integration The first... »

Maniac Mayhem: Commit To a Month of Making Things Every Morning

Tuesday, May 2, 2017
By Lillian Karabaic
Screenshot from a previous Maniac Week

You may have heard the term “Maniac Weekend” around these parts before. It refers to a focused, concentrated 2.5-day period where one tries to cram in as much focused work time as possible. Sometimes these weekends have actually been Maniac Weeks, requiring as much focus as possible over the course of a week (requiring locking oneself in... »

Third-Party App Developers Rejoice: No More Polling For Autodata

Thursday, April 20, 2017
By bsoule
Some kind of skeleton robot playing fetch with a bone

In case you’re not a programmer and the title didn’t already scare you off, we’ll start by explaining why this matters for end users. Until now, anyone who wrote a 3rd-party autodata integration — automatically sending data to Beeminder — had to implement their own strategy for how often to check for new data. Typically this would... »

Newbee Corner: Beemind Your Writing (By Word Count, Automatically)

Tuesday, April 4, 2017
By dreeves
Beeminder logo holding Google Docs and Dropbox logos

For the last National Novel Writing Month we announced our new official URLminder integration. Well it’s been several months now and... »

Learning a Language with Beeminder

Thursday, March 16, 2017
By Alex Strick van Linschoten
Beeminder in Arabic!

This is a guest post by Alex Strick van Linschoten, an ultra hardcore Beeminder fan since 2012. Alex has said he that almost couldn’t have gotten his PhD without... »

Our Label Ontology For Issue Tracking

Wednesday, March 1, 2017
By dreeves
Collage of bug labels

We’re pretty transparent about how we do things here in the beehive. We share revenue graphs and anything else you’d care to know. But I know the big question on everyone’s mind has... »