Where does the time go?

“Can not start WatchMe error...

Over the last few days, there have been a number of people who have reported that they can no longer start WatchMe. Each time they do they get the following message: Can not start WatchMe An instance of WatchMe is already running The issue only occurs for people who run AVG Anti Virus and downloaded their latest […]

Version 2.4.1 Released

In keeping with my promise for more frequent releases, here’s a minor update with a few small fixes and a major feature that I have been getting a lot of requests about. You can download the latest version here. Here’s the 4-1-1 on 2.4.1: A new option to control whether timers and countdowns stop or continue running […]

Version 2.4.0 Released

It’s been a long time since a new version of WatchMe has hit the streets – I apologize for the long delay; it’s been busy around here with the new baby (excuses, excuses). My plan going forward is to try and release smaller versions more frequently so there isn’t such a long wait between updates. But enough yapping, […]

Version 2.3.2 Released

Version 2.3.2 of WatchMe was just released. You can download it from here. New features include: Recent task switches appear when you hover over the focus light (available to “Pro” users only). New WCF Service layer that provides other applications the ability to automate and pull data from WatchMe (available to “Pro” users only). Click here […]

Version 2.3.1 Released

The latest version of WatchMe (v 2.3.1) is now available for download. This is a maintenance release that includes bug fixes (primarily to fix the “Cannot find the file specified” error).

Cannot Find File error

There have been a number of reports of a “Cannot find the file specified : System.Web” error whenever the latest version of WatchMe is doing a version check. I have a fix that I just finished working on and I will test it for the next day or so. I plan to release the fix […]

Version 2.3 Released

I just released version 2.3.0 into the wild. Come and get it! New features include: A new option to adjust the transparency of the application. New options to prompt you before clearing all notes or flags from the countdowns and timers. New functionality to add and subtract time from a timer when right clicking on […]

Version 2.3 is Coming

I wanted to post a quick message to let you know that the next version of WatchMe is on its way. Here’s a quick preview of some of the new features that are coming in this version: The application now requires version 4.0 or higher of the .NET Framework. This shouldn’t be a problem as […]

Version 2.2 is Here!

I have released the latest version of WatchMe (v2.2) which includes a number of highly requested features. You can download the latest version here. The big highlights for this version include: Countdown Timers – You can now create a “countdown” that will do just that – countdown to zero from a specified time. You can […]

The Magic of Doing One Thing At a Tim...

Check out this post by Tony Schwartz that talks about some of the things you can do to increase your productivity, including focusing on one thing at a time without interruption. I have been trying to do the “one thing at a time” approach as much as I can with my work, and it has […]


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