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Track Your New Year Resolutions With ii.do

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I know, I know, it’s a bit of a cheesy title to promote my Open Source project but here me out - it really does work. Though I didn’t really write it to track my new year resolutions (I’ve never found them effective beyond a week), I did write it out of constant frustration with not finding a TODO productivity tool that stuck with me.

Let me explain… I’ve tried EVERYTHING!
Google Calendar & tasksSending myself EmailsWiki (Dokuwiki, Mediwiki, Twiki etc.)TomboyTomboy with UbuntuOne & Android AppEverNoteRemember the MilkGedit notes on my desktopPost-it notes widgetActual Post-it notesOld-skool diaryPieces of paper including backs of payment receiptsFrom the above list, if anything came remotely to sticking as a habit, then it’d be the sticky notes & pieces of paper. I’m not suggesting the other methods suck, but I wouldn’t use it beyond a couple of weeks.

Why was it that despite me spending hours on a computer, the best thing that had a chance of remotely working was old-skool…