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How many times a day do you check your phone?

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#4 Product of the DaySeptember 15, 2014

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Anuj Adhiya@anujadhiya · Engagement/Analytics at GrowthHackers
This needs to be gamified asap
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Sandra Carden@sandracarden · Technical editor
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Andy Keil@alwaysunday · Product at Rodio
@AnujAdhiya @sandracarden or socialized so I can compete with friends/colleagues for the lowest score. Check out Forest for a version that gamified based on 30 minute intervals of NOT checking your phone: http://www.producthunt.com/posts...
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Ty Martin@tymrtn · Founder, Turf.ly
@AnujAdhiya done (I think - haven't tried it yet but just discovered it/installing it). Check out https://twitter.com/forestapp_cc Oh right, @alwaysunday already mentioned it.
Ryan HooverPro@rrhoover · Founder, Product Hunt
Uh-oh. I don't want to know. h/t @sarahintampa
Chris Messina@chrismessina · Product designer & entrepreneur
Sounds similar to Moment: http://inthemoment.io/
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Ty Martin@tymrtn · Founder, Turf.ly
@chrismessina yeah, very similar. I started with Moment but didn't like the location tracking requirement.
Chris Messina@chrismessina · Product designer & entrepreneur
@tymrtn got it.
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Ria Blagburn@riaface · Founder, GrowBeyond
I feel like we should give it a week and post our results. I'm currently trying to be less attached to my phone, so it'll be interesting to quantify my usage!
Julie DelanoyHiring@syswarren · Design at Product Hunt
@riaface let's do that :)
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Philip I. Thomas@philipithomas · Co-founder at moonlight
@syswarren I've been leaving my phone in "do not disturb" mode all day and I find that it cut down on those knee-jerk reactions to pull out my phone when it vibrates. Maybe this tool will help me quantify my behavior.
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Sandra Carden@sandracarden · Technical editor
@riaface I'm in. When do we start?
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Ria Blagburn@riaface · Founder, GrowBeyond
@sandracarden Let's start today and report back in a week! Though I will be on holiday, so mine might be delayed...
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Emiel JansonHunter@emieljanson · Designer, Blendle
I'm really curious how this technically works on iOS. What kind of process is running in the background?
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noah kaganHiring@noahkagan · Chief Sumo, AppSumo.com
@emieljanson And how much battery life is it eating?
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Francescu Santoni@francescu · cofounder @ ArrowApp.io
@emieljanson it seems that the app uses location tracking. It's very good product, but as I've (as many others iphone users) battery issues I can't use it on a daily purpose.
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David Myers@digit · Co-Founder, Staffonly.com
@noahkagan They use lo-res location tracking, so the battery drain should be minimal.
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noah kaganHiring@noahkagan · Chief Sumo, AppSumo.com
@digit Thanks for the heads up!