OS X and Windows Data Collector updates

We have published updates to both the OS X (0.9.5) and Windows (0.9.8) Data Collectors.

New features –

  • By popular demand, RescueTime now has the ability to differentiate between Google “applications”. For instance: www.google.com/reader will now be considered different than www.google.com. We are doing this for the following Google sites:
    • google.com/reader
    • google.com/ig (iGoogle)
    • google.com/notebook
    • google.com/calendar
    • google.com/talk
    • google.com/analytics
  • We have added the ability to send updates from the application menu – “Send Update Now”

Fixes – OS X

  • Fixed error dialog that would appear when RescueTime.com was down for maintenance or other situations where there data collector timed out when communicating with the RescueTime.com servers
  • The Preferences dialog should now properly get focus and become active when opening from the System menu icon

Fixed – Windows

  • Fix to prevent log files larger than 500k from being generated.

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6 comments

  1. Yes, but when will you add Flock support? I really want to use this tool but without Flock it’s only 1/2 a tool!

  2. Cool!

    I’m not sure if this is an issue on OS X, but I couldn’t care less about file size. Store 5 GB if it makes your life easier.

    Take Google Desktop Search as an example. Most people never realize it takes a couple Gigs to power.

  3. Hey!

    My update won’t install. Everything goes sort of well, then tells me to restart the app. Next thing I see is i should consult logs and contact you as there was an error. Help?!?

  4. “By popular demand, RescueTime now has the ability to differentiate between Google “applications”.”

    This is GREAT news.

    Thanks!!!

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