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This is one in a series of articles about Time Tortoise, a Universal Windows Platform app for planning and tracking your work schedule. For more on the development of this app and the ideas behind it, see my Time Tortoise category page.

As I mentioned last week, Time Tortoise is almost at the point where it could be used as a rudimentary time tracker. However, it still needs a number of improvements before I would want to use it instead of my regular time tracker.

As I’m adding features to Time Tortoise, it’s important to add them in priority order. In other words, add the most useful features first. This ensures the best use of time, and avoids throwing in features without a good reason.

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Time Tortoise: An Early Fit and Finish Pass

This is one in a series of articles about Time Tortoise, a Universal Windows Platform app for planning and tracking your work schedule. For more on the development of this app and the ideas behind it, see my Time Tortoise category page. Although far from done, Time Tortoise now has some basic functionality for tracking […]

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Time Tortoise: Unit Testing Update

This is one in a series of articles about Time Tortoise, a Universal Windows Platform app for planning and tracking your work schedule. For more on the development of this app and the ideas behind it, see my Time Tortoise category page. Last week, I added some functionality to filter time segments by start date. […]

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Time Tortoise: Timers

This is one in a series of articles about Time Tortoise, a Universal Windows Platform app for planning and tracking your work schedule. For more on the development of this app and the ideas behind it, see my Time Tortoise category page. Consider the basic Time Tortoise workflow: Select an activity Start the timer Do […]

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Time Tortoise: Time Segment Add and Delete

This is one in a series of articles about Time Tortoise, a Universal Windows Platform app for planning and tracking your work schedule. For more on the development of this app and the ideas behind it, see my Time Tortoise category page. Over the past few weeks, I have been implementing time segments. Last week […]

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Time Tortoise: XAML Input Validation

This is one in a series of articles about Time Tortoise, a Universal Windows Platform app for planning and tracking your work schedule. For more on the development of this app and the ideas behind it, see my Time Tortoise category page. The typical way to create a time segment in Time Tortoise is to […]

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Time Tortoise: Time Segments in the UI

This is one in a series of articles about Time Tortoise, a Universal Windows Platform app for planning and tracking your work schedule. For more on the development of this app and the ideas behind it, see my Time Tortoise category page. Earlier this month, I wrote about time segments, a fundamental part of time […]

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Time Tortoise: Visual Studio 2017 Upgrade

This is one in a series of articles about Time Tortoise, a Universal Windows Platform app for planning and tracking your work schedule. For more on the development of this app and the ideas behind it, see my Time Tortoise category page. Two weeks ago, Visual Studio 2017 officially launched. Although preview and release candidate […]

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Time Tortoise: Time Segments

This is one in a series of articles about Time Tortoise, a Universal Windows Platform app for planning and tracking your work schedule. For more on the development of this app and the ideas behind it, see my Time Tortoise category page. The most fundamental pieces of a time tracker are activities and time segments. […]

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