RescueTime

A personal analytics service that shows you how you spend your time and provides tools to help you be more productive.

Integrate the RescueTime API with the Node API

Setup the RescueTime API trigger to run a workflow which integrates with the Node API. Pipedream's integration platform allows you to integrate RescueTime and Node remarkably fast. Free for developers.

Run Node Code with Node API on New Daily Summary Report Created from RescueTime API
RescueTime + Node
 
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New Daily Summary Report Created from the RescueTime API

Emit new event each time a new daily summary report is available. See the docs here

 
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Run Node Code with the Node API

Write custom Node.js code and use any of the 400k+ npm packages available. Refer to the Pipedream Node docs to learn more.

 
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Overview of RescueTime

The RescueTime API can help you obtain actionable insights from your digital
usage data. With it, you can develop projects that measure and compare daily
activity, measure time spent on specific tasks, and identify and track
productivity trends. With this powerful API, you have the ability to optimize
your productivity and understand how to best manage your digital life.

Here are some ways you can use the RescueTime API:

  • Monitor how much time you spend on specific tasks, websites and apps.
  • Analyze daily productivity and behavior over time.
  • Set up personal or team productivity goals.
  • Integrate with existing third-party systems to measure productivity.
  • Create customized reports and visualizations.
  • Run automations and get notifications based on specific digital activity.
  • Receive detailed time breakdowns for any timeframe.
  • Measure team productivity across multiple devices.

Connect RescueTime

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import { axios } from "@pipedream/platform"
export default defineComponent({
  props: {
    rescuetime: {
      type: "app",
      app: "rescuetime",
    }
  },
  async run({steps, $}) {
    return await axios($, {
      url: `https://www.rescuetime.com/api/oauth/data`,
      params: {
        access_token: `${this.rescuetime.$auth.oauth_access_token}`,
        perspective: `interval`,
        restrict_kind: `productivity`,
        interval: `hour`,
        restrict_begin: `2018-01-01`,
        restrict_end: `2018-01-31`,
        format: `json`,
      },
    })
  },
})

Connect Node

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// To use previous step data, pass the `steps` object to the run() function
export default defineComponent({
  async run({ steps, $ }) {
    // Return data to use it in future steps
    return steps.trigger.event
  },
})

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