Archive for the 'Announcements' Category

Too much holiday loot? Donate to Voo2do.

Monday, January 2nd, 2006

Do you like Voo2do? Do you have too much money? Donate to Voo2do!

Is Voo2do Slow?

Thursday, December 29th, 2005

Voo2do has been growing fast lately, and more people are writing to me with suggestions and requests. One request is getting more and more common: could you make it faster? In my personal use of voo2do, I haven’t found it too annoyingly slow, except when saving changes to a large list of tasks. But of […]

Features in Progress

Thursday, November 3rd, 2005

Loyal users of Voo2do, You may have noticed that the pace of development on Voo2do has slowed somewhat. I am working on some major new features — group support, reminders, a variety of UI improvements — but I have also just started a new job. Please bear with me while I finish a few of […]

eHub Interviews Voo2do

Monday, October 17th, 2005

Web 2.0 directory eHub has posted an interview with me about Voo2do. If you’re curious about what prompted me to start Voo2do and where it’s going, check it out. eHub: What is your design philosophy? voo2do: Everything should be as simple, automatic, fast, and pleasant as possible. The problem with to-do lists and productivity methodologies […]

Remember the Milk

Friday, October 14th, 2005

New competitor! Remember the Milk is yet another to-do list manager with lots of Ajax interface tricks. I have to say though, I’ve found the navigation flow to be somewhat confusing. To do anything, you have to select a task, then click somewhere on the top or right side of the window to continue. I […]

Voo2do’s to-dos

Wednesday, October 5th, 2005

Here’s the current table of todo tasks for voo2do itself. The number in [square braces] indicates how many people have emailed me asking for this feature. Feel free to take a look and let me know if you’d like a certain feature pushed to a higher priority. Speaking of priorities: 1 = working on this […]

Voo2do User Growth

Thursday, September 29th, 2005

Voo2do has grown rapidly in its month and a half of public existence. Here’s a chart of our confirmed user count to date (click thumbnail to expand): Is there a pattern here? I don’t see one. When a well-read blog mentions voo2do, hundreds of people register. On slow days, 20-30 people register. I check the […]

Milestone: over 3000 Users!

Sunday, September 25th, 2005

Yesterday, voo2do passed the 3000-user mark. Thanks to everyone who has tried voo2do, and especially those who’ve shared suggestions, discovered bugs, and offerred compliments and donations!

New Features!

Monday, September 19th, 2005

As documented, voo2do now has a handful of useful new features, including adding tasks by email, time zone support, autocompletion of project names, printable task lists, and backup/restore of your tasks. Voo2do now has over 2600 users! Thanks, everyone! As usual, you may need to hit your browser’s reload button to load the new changes. […]

Unplanned Downtime on Sunday Morning

Sunday, September 18th, 2005

Voo2do’s web server experienced downtime from about 4am to 10am EST this morning. This was due to some unexpected consequences of a bugfix I made yesterday; it worked fine when changing code on the live server, but failed when starting the server from scratch. So when the web server process was automatically restarted at 4am, […]