Archive for March, 2009

New Twitter time-tracking tool; not beautiful, but a neat idea.

Wednesday, March 25th, 2009

Greetings, ‘@workon‘ is a brutally simple time tracker; it’s mainly to scratch my own itch, but I’d like to open it up to others.  Twitter has opened up it to 20,000 API calls per hour, which is 19,800 more than I think it’ll need.  🙂  It’s a Rails application, listening to email via IMAP in […]

The JBidwatcher sites are down for power maintenance

Friday, March 20th, 2009

Greetings, The JBidwatcher home page, forums, and svn are all down for a few hours while my hosting service fixes some power problems in their data center. I’m really sorry I didn’t set up a fallback DNS, or something else, beforehand. Offhand, I don’t know a good way to handle my sole host being powered […]

gotAPI Fluid Icon

Thursday, March 19th, 2009

Greetings, I’m definitely not an artist, and there’s not much to work with from gotAPI. No logo on the blog, Twitter, and the site’s main logo is textual. The favicon is the only piece of abstract iconography to work from, so that’s what the Fluid icon is based on. It works for me, because I’m […]