Archive for May, 2008

A little news

Thursday, May 22nd, 2008

This is to announce that i am going to be working on Rails web development as my full time job very soon! This is partly thanks to the success of MyChores, so i want to thank you all for helping to make it what it is currently. Especially thank you to you wonderful people who [...]

Lucky dip bookmark

Sunday, May 18th, 2008

If you want an easy way to do a lucky dip, just drag this bookmark to your toolbar.
Lucky dip
Then, if you don’t like the task it picks for you, you can just press the button again and get another one!
Yesterday was a very busy day on MyChores with 230 tasks completed. That is a record [...]

Lucky dip!

Saturday, May 10th, 2008

After a heavy afternoon working on the MyChores API i decided to do something fun for a bit of light relief!
If you have a lot of tasks to do and don’t really know where to start, try the Lucky dip! It will choose a random task that is assigned to you and either due today [...]

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 [...]