Author: Arjen Robijn

Need Inspiration? Add a Motivational Quote to your start.me page

Need Inspiration? Add a Motivational Quote to your start.me page

Sometimes all the inspiration you need to uplift your spirit can be found in a few simple words of wisdom. You can now get a daily dose of inspiration by adding a Quote Widget to your start.me page. Several quote widgets are available, covering a variety of topics, including: Arts, Business, Life, Love, Management, Motivational, Nature and…

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Realtime monitoring of the Financial Markets

Realtime monitoring of the Financial Markets

For those of you interested in the financial markets, we have some good news: with our new Finance widgets you can now follow the financial markets in realtime on your browser’s new tab page. Building on the great tools by TradingView we can now offer you realtime overviews of the Dow Jones, S&P 500 and many other markets…

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Convert Currencies From Your Browser’s Home Page

Convert Currencies From Your Browser’s Home Page

Do you buy or sell products internationally? If so, you’ll probably find yourself converting money in different currencies frequently. With the start.me Currency Converter widget, you can now convert money right from your browser’s new tab page. Over 168 world currencies are supported, including: USD, EUR, GBP, YEN and Bitcoin. Data is provided by Currencylayer, a provider of real-time and reliable…

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New start.me Chrome extension in Chrome store

New start.me Chrome extension in Chrome store

The new start.me Chrome extension (version 2.1.3) is now available in the Chrome store. What has changed? New icon The extension now displays the newly-designed start.me icon. We simplified adding bookmarks We replaced the “bookmark window” with a Bookmark Bar. This streamlines the experience of adding bookmarks from the extension with the start.me application. You…

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View your Google Analytics data directly from your browser’s homepage

View your Google Analytics data directly from your browser’s homepage

We have just released a brand new Google Analytics widget that allows you to keep track of your website traffic stats, directly from your start.me page. The Google Analytics widgets displays your key Google Analytics data in a chart that is easy to read and understand. You can customize the data by selecting from a…

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We’ve improved icons on start.me

We’ve improved icons on start.me

In the previous weeks we’ve done some work in the background to improve the bookmark icons on start.me. The main improvements are: Icons are now loaded faster. On average we’ve been able to reduce the loading times for all icons on a page by almost 185ms. We’re continuing to focus on improving the overall loading speed of start.me…

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