Tuesday, December 22nd, 2015
It’s our 7th press roundup!
This time we wanted an excuse to show off our coverage in last month’s issue of
(who also covered us in
Friday, December 11th, 2015
My cofounder and I are proud to be featured on the
latest Sources & Methods podcast.
One of many things we talk about in that episode is Dilbert creator Scott Adams’s claim that goals are for losers.
We’ve decided that our response to that needs to be its own blog post.
Monday, November 30th, 2015
Of the roughly 6,000 active Beeminder users, we’re approaching 1,000 who like us so much that they’ve opted in to more frequent
If you love us so much that you want to hear... »
Saturday, November 21st, 2015
Imagine a world where children grow up with Beeminder as a way of life.
Well we created Beeminder when our kids were babies so here in Portland (at least in our house) that world exists, as a reality.
Here to tell you about that is Beeminder’s presumably youngest user,
Tuesday, November 10th, 2015
We’re hugely impressed with both
and his now two-year-old startup,
We’re especially proud that Malcolm’s been beeminding
to Complice since the beginning.
Thursday, October 29th, 2015
Beeminder is four years old!
We’d liiike to get this blog post started by telling you what we’ve been working on this last year (revamped reminders! so many new integrations! new versions of smartphone apps! meetups and Quantified Self!),
buuut you’re probably more interested in the question of whether we owe someone $810, or if we... »
Thursday, October 22nd, 2015
Deadlines are really important.
Without them things don’t ever get shipped.
But they’re also — if you can hard-commit to them, which you have to or else they’re pointless — kind of awful and arbitrary and stressful.
Epiphany: Beeminder gives a way to get the key advantage of a deadline without the stress and arbitrariness.
What you do is,... »
Monday, October 12th, 2015
Last week (or however often we have Beeminder force us to get blog posts out the door) we announced our big
Thursday, October 1st, 2015
is “Beeminder” then reminders really need to be part of your core competency.
Alerts and nudges about your goal are fundamental to our contract with you, the user, to do our very best to help you meet the goals you’ve set, and only... »
Friday, September 18th, 2015