Tagged: time tracking

Memory by Timely

Memory by Timely

Timely is a brilliant, elegant and beautifully crafted time-tracking service that’s designed for freelance individuals, teams and even big companies. We first featured Timely here on Beautiful Pixels back in December 2013 and since then, the service has vastly improved its feature set. It underwent a complete redesign a couple of months ago and the iOS app too has undergone massive changes and improvements. If I were a full-time freelance web-developer, this is what I’d be using, especially after the...

Qbserve Update Adds Ability to Create Custom Rules and Containers

Qbserve is the wonderfully brilliant time tracking app for Mac that we wrote about back in May. Qbserve is a private time-tracking app for Mac, that automatically studies what you’re spending your time on and shows you pretty charts about how productive you’ve been, or haven’t. The app makes wonderful use of colors and works great. It’s private, so your data stays on your Mac and there’s no cloud service to sync or subscribe to. My biggest quibble about the...

Qbserve Tells You Exactly How Productive You’ve Been Today

Of all the time that you spend on your Mac, have you ever wondered how much of that is actually productive? There are far too many apps and websites out there today that are distracting for you and take you away from your work. Up until now, I’ve tried using a service called RescueTime to track what I do on my Mac. Although it works great, it lacks severely in the ‘design’ aspect and also costs $72 a year (or...

Harvest Forecast [Sponsor]

Our thanks to the folks at Harvest for sponsoring Beautiful Pixels this week. Managing teams is hard. Imagine it’s Monday morning and your team doesn’t know what they’re working on for the week. Plans change and schedules change with them. Spreadsheets weren’t built for this. Harvest Forecast is a tool designed to plan your team’s time. Visualize schedules in Forecast and easily adjust them as needed. Forecast keeps your team’s expectations on the same page and helps you move projects...

Hours Now Lets You Track Time with a Today Widget

Hours — the absolutely gorgeous time tracking app for iPhone that we wrote about back in July has released its iOS 8 update a few days ago. The update adds new functionality to the app that quite literally saves you time by making it easier to manage your timers in the app. Hours now comes with a Today widget that you can add to your Notification Center. This widget displays the Project timers that you have set up in the...

Hours — A Time Tracking App for iPhone

Time tracking is hard. There have been many different approaches taken to solve this problem in the form of websites & mobile apps, and Hours is the latest entrant in this area. Designed and developed by Apple Design Award winner Tapity along with Five Pack Creative, Hours offers a simple & hassle-free way of keeping a track of time on your iPhone. At the top of the UI, Hours presents a visual timeline that represents which projects or tasks you...