Telescope is a free Mac OS Dashboard Widget for quick access to projects managed with 37signals' Basecamp web-based project management application. It is a useful Widget for people managing projects with Basecamp.

Telescope Screenshot

  • Quick access to Basecamp project status
  • List of current projects
  • View of last 25 updates (to-dos, milestones, messages, comments, files)
  • View of project milestones
  • View of project to-do lists and associated to-dos
  • Ability to mark to-dos as complete

  • Price
  • Free

  • Version 2.0.2 Changes
  • Converted all network requests to prototype.js library
  • Added display of author of change
  • Added display of responsible person to change list
  • Additional connection error handling enhancements

  • Version 2.0.1 Changes
  • Added ability to mark milestones complete
  • Cleaned up connection error handling and improved messages
  • Removed 'Use SSL' checkbox; will now try SSL first automatically
  • Fixed Notice icon when no project is selected
  • Changed to-do completion to update icon and allow re-opening of to-do after marking it complete

  • Version 2.0 Changes
  • Added viewing of project milestones
  • Added viewing of project to-do lists and to-dos
  • Added ability to mark to-dos as complete

  • Version 1.0.3 Changes
  • Fixed project filtering function that stopped working after Basecamp API changes

  • Version 1.0.2 Changes
  • Fixed issue preventing Done button from appearing
  • Cleaned up debugging framework
  • Fixed issue preventing cleanup of preferences upon uninstallation

  • Version 1.0.1 Changes
  • Added additional error messages
  • Added project list refresh to discover newly added projects
  • Removed unecessary code and libraries

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    Version: 2.0.2
    Release Date: October 18, 2006
    File Size: 263.8 KB
  • Mac OS X 10.4
  • Current Basecamp account with API enabled
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