Tuesday, November 12th, 2013
After adding Jawbone last month, I realized that we could be approaching an asymptote in Beeminder’s coverage for integrations.
We’ve covered some of the most popular apps and devices, but their numbers are exploding, and there’s no way we could hope to keep up.
Even by beeminding them — it doesn’t pass the want-can-will... »
Thursday, October 31st, 2013
Tomorrow is the beginning of November, which kicks off National Novel Writing Month. Last year we put together some tools for NaNoWriMo and blogged about it:
Beemind Your NaNoWriMo Progress
This year we have some new tools to support beeminding writers. The biggie that we’re really excited about is... »
Wednesday, October 2nd, 2013
This post is a random assortment of items and announcements.
Normally we use the beemails
for that, but
(a) it’s an emergency blog post day and
(b) we wanted... »
Sunday, September 22nd, 2013
First, a point of nominology:
We’ve renamed the Set-A-Limit goal type to Do Less.
The names “do more” and “do less” sometimes confuse people, like if you just want to... »
Thursday, September 12th, 2013
We have once again knocked off what was the highest voted item from our feedback forum:
you can now schedule flat spots in your yellow brick road.
In fact, you can schedule any change in your road, between arbitrary dates, as long as it starts outside the
Monday, September 2nd, 2013
RunKeeper! Now with more running! and cycling! and walking!
Beemind all the RunKeeper things! Get it while it is hot!
Actually, we’ve had an
integration with RunKeeper
for over a... »
Friday, August 23rd, 2013
The second most puzzling thing about Beeminder, for those who don’t use it, is why people don’t lie to avoid paying us.
Beeminder is foremost a Quantified Self tool, so it feels really wrong and counterproductive to falsify your data. People take a lot of pride in their graphs since... »
Tuesday, August 13th, 2013
We’ve been referring to this internally as Beeminder’s New World Order but in fact it’s a natural consequence of
The Third Great Beeminder Epiphany:
Ever-increasing awesomeness should always be the path of least resistance.
Namely, if you... »
Saturday, July 13th, 2013
By popular demand, we’ve created a jargon file!
We don’t expect this to be the permanent home of this glossary (maybe it belongs with our FAQ)
but it’s on the internet now so from now on you can google things like “beeminder flatlining” and hopefully be sent here to learn what we’re... »
Sunday, June 23rd, 2013
It’s been six months since our last
crash of ineptitude
so it’s time to disabuse you of the notion that we may have gotten our act together since then!
The backstory is that we’ve... »