Archive for the 'Announcements' Category

Explanation of intermittent downtime on Sunday, 10 Jan 2010

Monday, January 11th, 2010

Did you have trouble reaching Voo2do on Sunday evening? Here’s a quick explanation of what happened: our hosting provider’s internet transit provider had some network problems these problems made Voo2do inaccessible from much (but not all) of the world no data was lost or corrupted this issue was not specific to Voo2do and affected many […]

Welcome to a brand new version of Voo2do!

Thursday, December 24th, 2009

Good news: our scheduled downtime is over, and the new version of Voo2do is now available for everyone to use. Go try it out! New features include: instant save – no more clicking the save button expanding description column – more room for big screens improved email handler – accepts most language encodings and HTML […]

Completed Successfully: Downtime Wednesday 12/23, 8pm-12am Eastern time

Tuesday, December 22nd, 2009

This maintenance period has concluded and is back up. Thank you for your patience. Follow Voo2do on twitter for updates. On the evening of Wednesday, 23 Dec 2009, Voo2do will be down for up to four hours. During this period, a new version of Voo2do will be released. The downtime will start at 8pm […]

Open Invitation to Try the New Voo2do Beta

Wednesday, December 16th, 2009

Thank you for reading the Voo2do blog. I’m happy to announce that a new version of Voo2do is available for open beta testing. A handful of people (including me) have been using the beta for about a week now, and I’ve been responding to their requests and fixing a few bugs. I’m now confident that […]

Voo2do Discussion: Sharing my story

Thursday, July 23rd, 2009

I just posted the following message to the Voo2do Discussion Group; feel free to respond in the comments below or join the group. Hi Everyone, As the developer behind Voo2do, I’d like to welcome you to this new discussion group. My goal here is to listen and learn from users of Voo2do, in order to […]

Voo2do Tips, Tricks, and Ideas Discussion Group

Tuesday, July 21st, 2009

Want to share your tips, tricks, questions, and ideas about Voo2do? You’re invited to join a new Google Group for Voo2do discussion: I’m starting this group because I’ve decided to resume work on improving Voo2do, and need your feedback to figure out what to build and fix next. Plus, if you want to share […]

Now Open Source!

Tuesday, October 14th, 2008

I’m releasing the Voo2do software for the first time, under the open source GNU Affero GPL version 3. You can get this release, which is version 1.8 of Voo2do as running on, at: Enjoy! If you have any questions, feel free to contact me at

Brief Downtime Tonight for New Server Transition

Sunday, April 27th, 2008

Update: The transition was completed successfully. If you see anything broken, please email Hi everyone! Long time no post. I hope Voo2do has been treating you well. I’m leaving my job with Renesys. They’ve been kind enough to host voo2do in their data center for about 405 days. (I know this because the server […]

well, that sucked.

Saturday, March 24th, 2007

The server that previously hosted Voo2do crashed on Friday March 16, 2007 due to a hard disk failure, bringing down Voo2do and some related sites (like this blog) along with some of my personal web sites. Long story short: Voo2do came back on the 19th and I’m gradually reassembling the rest. Long story here. I […]

Firefox 2.0 Breaks Access Keys

Friday, October 27th, 2006

I recently upgraded to Firefox 2.0. Nice changes all around — but when I went to Voo2do, my usual Alt+S key press to save tasks simply didn’t work. According to this blog post, this is because Firefox 2.0 has changed the access key combination from Alt to Alt+Shift. So try Alt+Shift+S to save tasks and […]