Okay we’ve talked about your addiction to the Internet and Social Media, I guess its time to do something about it. Well i found out two great guys, Ok apps that can help you with that withdrawal. One is Freedom which shuts your Internet Connection out and forces you to use the time allocated for your Outernet activities before you log back on and the other is RescueTime which shows you a vivid graph of your life behind the PC and hoping you will change and monitor progress.
Freedom is a simple productivity application that locks you away from the internet on Mac or Windows computers for up to eight hours at a time. At the end of your offline period, Freedom allows you back on the internet.
If the internet is distracting you from your work, Freedom might be the best 10 dollars you’ll ever spend, Its free to try before you buy so test now
Freedom enforces freedom; you’ll need to reboot if you want to get back online while Freedom’s running. The hassle of rebooting means you’re less likely to cheat, and you’ll enjoy enhanced productivity.
RescueTime is an app that helps you answer “How on earth am i spending my day” or simplay put “Am i spending my day the right way”? well that’s waht rescuetime helps you answer. RescueTime helps you figure out the answer by showing you how you spend your time on the computer. RescueTime is a web-based time management and analytics tool for knowledge workers who want to be more efficient and productive. The best way to get a sense of how it works for you or your team is to test it free here.
RescueTime helps you with the graph view and yes it has one cool banning action like freedom, However instead of cutting your internet connection, RescueTime shuts down access to like 3 of your most used Site so you can focus, and yes that tool is called “Get Focused”.
Install Rescue-Time today, You’ll be up and running in a minute or two. Not yet ready to give it a try? View one of the tour videos or scroll down for some feature screenshots.
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