If anyone needs help tracking their art times and overall productivity, try ManicTime. It’s free and gives amazingly detailed data on all your activity. I’m using it to keep track of how long it takes to do drawings and it’s sobering to see how much time gets sucked away by “little” distractions like chat or social media.
I suffer from Seasonal Affective Disorder, and this year I’m looking into light therapy… anyway, I’ve discovered that buying LEDs sold as “light therapy boxes” costs, at a minimum, EIGHT TIMES more than buying ones sold as generic “LED Outdoor Floodlights,” despite zero difference in the light itself. It’s horrific and these companies should be […]
Stayfocusd for Chrome puts a limit on the time you’re allowed to spend on frivolous sites, and can be set to block EVERYTHING at certain times. It’s also very entertaining to set up. I found myself waffling around a lot during my “work hours” so I told it to nuke everything but Google Images during […]