Newbee Corner: What Happens When I ‘Derail’?

Saturday, September 10, 2016
By bsoule
wooden toy train derailing

First off, what do we mean by derailing? We mean you pass your deadline — midnight by default — with today’s datapoint in the red. Here’s an example of a... »

Team Black vs Team Yellow: The Two Styles of Beeminding

Thursday, August 25, 2016
By Oliver Mayor
Karate kick in black and yellow

This is a guest post by Oliver Mayor, an avid Beeminder user for going on four years. He’s a software developer who’s interested in human-behavior-shaping technology and often has pretty deep insights related to Beeminder. We were especially... »

Announcing the Infinibee Plan and Other Premium Changes

Tuesday, August 9, 2016
By dreeves
A bee carrying a moneybag

To paraphrase Teen Talk Barbie, pricing is hard. Not “P versus NP” hard, but here at the Beehive we’ve gone through seemingly every possible permutation on a revamp of the premium plans, as the »

The Cockroach Principle

Sunday, July 24, 2016
By dreeves
A cockroach in the kitchen

If you spot one cockroach in your kitchen you can rest assured that there are hordes of them sneaking around not making themselves noticed. Or maybe possibly it was just that one passing through, but if you see another one you’re very probably supporting a colony with the biomass of a blue... »

Beemind Arbitrary Tasks Automatically with Complice

Monday, July 11, 2016
By Malcolm Ocean
Complice and Beeminder logos with arrows and symbols and icons oh my

This is part two of our announcement of the official Beeminder + Complice integration. It is also the second guest post by Malcolm Ocean. As you’ll see, this is... »

Beeminder and Complice Make It Official

Wednesday, June 29, 2016
By dreeves
Beeminder and Complice logos (the former as a swarm of bees flying out of Complice's mouth)

Remember back in November when we first wrote about Complice on the blog? We described how nicely Beeminder and Complice complement each other for different goals and different aspects of goals, and described the new ways Complice could automatically send data to Beeminder. Well a lot has changed... »