Archive for April, 2009

Contest to design a new MyChores logo!

Tuesday, April 14th, 2009

A major new version of MyChores is in the works and i’d like to have a new logo to go with it. Since i have very little design skill i’ve decided to open it up as a contest. Design your logo, submit it, and everyone will have an opportunity to vote for their favourite!
Here’s how [...]

MyChores domain model diagram

Monday, April 13th, 2009

If you’ve ever wondered how MyChores all works behind the scenes, here’s a little diagram to explain it:
MyChores domain model diagram
I have spent the Easter weekend working very hard on a new version of MyChores. I’m tidying up the code significantly, and implementing a few nice tweaks along the way. I have freshened up the [...]

MyChores in UK Wired Magazine

Saturday, April 4th, 2009

The Wired magazine has relaunched in the UK and MyChores is in it! John O’Reilly has written an article about life-tracking, the new trend to use the internet to track your life in numbers and statistics. Nine websites are reviewed, including MyChores. The summary for MyChores was as follows:
Mary Poppins sold her charges domestic chores [...]