Archive for the 'kids' Category

Improved registration process

Monday, May 5th, 2008

Last week i made OpenID registration easier; today i have made traditional registration easier, using reCAPTCHA.
No more entering ‘H6a38G’ or whatever code it was that i mangled in the GIMP several years ago! I had quite a few emails about that, from people who couldn’t read the code and there was no alternative. Now we [...]

MyChores for Kids

Sunday, November 11th, 2007

Just to say i have made a good start on MCK (MyChores for Kids) today and it’s coming on quite nicely! I think there’s a chance we might have it by the end of the year! ;) Seriously, it has taken me a long time to get around to it, but i’ve been doing a [...]

Only today’s tasks?

Sunday, November 11th, 2007

Well here’s something i knocked up in an hour - a useful suggestion from Jerry, that the workload list might be configurable to show only today’s tasks. No overdue tasks, no tasks due tomorrow - just today’s.
Jerry’s reasoning is that it would be nice and easy for kids, and i totally agree. That would be [...]

Pictures, collage and virtual team members

Monday, October 15th, 2007

Some rather sweet new changes have gone live tonight. I wanted to release them last night, but needed to check a few more things before i did.
Pictures
You can now upload pictures to MyChores! Before you get too excited, they can only be up to 90KB. I don’t know why; it’s not a restriction i would [...]

General MyChores news

Saturday, February 3rd, 2007

I have decided to take a day of holiday on the first Monday of each month – i’m going to call it MyChores Monday! I enjoy programming MyChores so much, and i have a lot of plans, so i’m taking an extra day to dedicate to it! This Monday, the 5th February will be my [...]