Author Archives: Zaid Zawaideh
Sandglaz Infinity – Now in public beta
We are thrilled to announce that Sandglaz Infinity is now in public beta. Signing up to Sandglaz will give you direct access to Infinity. Even better, it is free during beta. We appreciate all the awesome feedback we got from all our users. You rock! Looking back Sandglaz was inspired by Eisenhower’s matrix, a concept […]
Maktoub: a simple newsletter engine for Rails
Maktoub (meaning letter in Arabic), is a Rails newsletter engine & gem that we are open-sourcing and sharing on github. The story Our user base is growing really fast, and with that growth we are seeing increased costs. Don’t get me wrong, I’m not complaining; this is a great problem to have! We are so […]
Can tomatoes make you more productive?
A review of the ‘Pomodoro Technique’ for time management What is the Pomodoro Technique? The Pomodoro Technique is a time management process developed by Francesco Cirillo in 1992 to help him get more studying done. It uses a timer to break down periods of work into 25-minute intervals that are separated by 5 minute breaks. […]
More task automanagement goodness
When we announced Sandglaz Infinity last week, we mentioned how Infinity grids auto-manage your tasks. Namely: Old uncompleted tasks: Tasks that you don’t complete on time are automatically pushed to today’s milestone so you don’t lose track of them. Auto-archiving: Old completed tasks are kept in previous columns where they are out of your way […]
Take Sandglaz anywhere you go
We’re thrilled to release our new touch optimized interface for mobile devices. We put a lot of effort in ensuring that you get the power of Sandglaz with the dead simple interface you are used to. Just sign in to Sandglaz from any Android or iOS device and let us know what you think. Sandglaz […]
Sandglaz Beta is now open to all!
First we would like to thank all of those participating in our private beta, your feedback has been extremely valuable in helping us deliver a great product. We are now ready to take Sandglaz to the next level and starting this week anyone can sign up to Sandglaz. This does not mean that we are […]
We are excited to introduce the ability to share your grids at Sandglaz. Grids are shared independently from one another with the ability to specify the level of access per user per grid. Check out the new sharing settings from any grid’s toolbar. Owners have full access to the grid. This includes the tasks in […]