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Qbserve 1.74 – Automatic productivity, time tracking, and invoice generation.

Appked/ Utilities/on 2018-02-26 12:38

Qbserve 1.74

Qbserve is an automatic private time tracker that helps improve your productivity. It gives you instant answers about the way you spend your time by intelligently observing active apps. All the tracked information is stored privately on your machine.

Qbserve knows productivity rates for thousands of sites and apps and has a unique ability to differentiate between chats in Skype, Slack, and Telegram, YouTube videos, and subreddits. You can also set alerts to notify you when you are reaching your goals or spending too much time on distractions.

Feature Highlights
  • automatic recognition of apps and popular websites opened in Chrome, Safari, and Opera browsers
  • separate productivity of Slack teams, chats in Skype, Telegram; YouTube videos, subreddits; different windows inside one application
  • show application windows as standalone activities
  • view all logged windows for each application record
  • ignore any application, website, window, etc.
  • enable dynamic dock icon and/or menu bar item status
  • search activities with filters by name, productivity, category, application or time period
  • edit uncategorized activities that weren’t recognized by Qbserve
  • set idle time limit and turn it off for some categories like “Videos”
  • view detailed chart with productivity meters for any period within a year
  • get feedback on how productivity changes compared to previous days, weeks, months
  • pause and resume tracking
  • track only selected weekdays or time periods
  • shift the day starting time in case you are a night owl


Version 1.74:

  • Added "Delete Records" button to the Journal
  • Added "Totals by hour" export mode for CSV tables
  • Added notification when browser extension is required (Firefox, Vivaldi, Yandex)
  • Changed durations from seconds to minutes in CSV spreadsheets
  • Changed date format in period selector tooltip
  • Fixed chat and call tracking for Skype 8.15
  • Fixed selection for custom periods longer than a month
  • Fixed the localhost port for Firefox and Vivaldi extensions


OS X 10.10 or later, 64-bit processor