Block Facebook is a Chrome Extension that helps you protect your privacy by blocking all URLs associated with Facebook (including Facebook tracking pixels).
The recent Cambridge Analytica controversy adds to the long list of instances where Facebook has misused user data so it's time we do something about it.
Plus, blocking FB is also good for productivity 😛
Inspired by: https://news.ycombinator.com/item?id=16632677
RescueTime’s new iOS and updated Android apps help you understand and control the time you spend on your phone so you can build healthier habits and focus on doing more of the things you love.
- Automatically track your screen time
- Set custom screen time goals and get alerted when you go over
- See how your screen time impacts your focus
It’s actually very simple. It’s about breaking down your work into separate jobs and then using a timer to separate your time into periods of intensive work and short breaks.
Feedless blocks your Facebook, Twitter, and Instagram feeds in Safari on your iPhone. You can use all other parts of the services as usual, we just block the feed. Take control of your time, and say goodbye to mindless scrolling!
DeskCover is an application for Mac that highlights the active application and shades all other windows.
Stop Twit Go Ship is a Chrome extension that will redirect you randomly to Product Hunt, IndieHackers.com or Wip.chat if you try to go on Twitter.
⚓ Hope it helps you focus and keep shipping! ⚓
We've all had the issue: go to LinkedIn to quickly connect with someone or message them. But then, an article catches your eye. Then another article looks interesting. Then another. Before you know it, an hour has disappeared.
inFocus helps you stay focused on LinkedIn by showing/hiding your feed so you can focus on networking and relationships.
PawBlock is a browser extension that lets you choose which sites you want to stop yourself from accessing. It uses pictures of cute animals to provide some emotional motivation.
Infocus is a simple Chrome extension that blocks distracting websites when you are trying to focus. It has a few neat features, such as periodic notifications to get you back on track and math problems to discourage you from disabling it :)