Building Forty In The Open

published Saturday, February 27, 2021

I've built Forty in the open using public GitHub repos because I believe in the ideas of the Open Source by Default movement. There are three main repos that might interest you: forty-site, forty-web and forty-time-management. Here I'll summarize these projects and how I've used them to build the application. I can talk freely about all this stuff because they are open source - my favorite part of embracing Open Source by Default!!

Nudging The World Towards Stronger Passwords

published Saturday, February 6, 2021

A future where people use a password manager to have strong passwords is a more secure future and I want to nudge the world in this direction. Forty is setup to require a password with at least 18 characters - that seems like a good start.

Forty Hours a Week Is Plenty

published Wednesday, December 30, 2020

I made Forty to help me keep track of the number of hours I was working so that I could find balance in my life. My belief is that forty hours a week is plenty and I'm betting people will benefit from an app that reminds them of this fact!