Crafting dependable
software tools

Product Development Studio

Apps that help people work online

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Focused on dependability

Simple, reliable tools

We build for the long term. We will maintain products that have customers.

Explicit business models

We don't sell your data. We won't price gouge you.

Utility, not noise

We build calm products. We don't bother you with constant notifications or annoying emails.

Support from humans

We have real people who answer your questions and fix problems. (Say hi at [email protected])

A company by Philip I. Thomas

I founded the The Contraption Company to bring dependability back to software. I seek to make online work more calm and productive. Learn more about me on, and email me at [email protected]

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