17 Dec A peek at Billings Touch
Category: News, Software Releases

I featured Billings on my blog before, and it’s still my one and only application for time-tracking, invoicing, and pretty much everything in my workflow that isn’t about designing. When Alykhan Jetha of Marketcircle contacted me to join the beta of their iPhone companion application, I jumped at the opportunity. Now I can proudly display the first public images of this amazingly well-designed iPhone app, which will be available soon.

As a disclaimer: I did not design any aspect of Billings Touch.


As you can see, it has a sharp icon that resembles its desktop counterpart. Upon opening the app, you are greeted by its gorgeous main screen.

Billings Touch Main screen

I can’t divulge much about it yet, but the app does pretty much everything I ever dreamed of having in my pocket for my on-the-go demands. I’ve even come to use its timer as a punch clock next to my computer so I can even more effortlessly pause or resume my time tracking when I go off to brew a nice cappuccino.

Billings Touch Timer

In short: the app syncs with your Mac database of Billings (and vice-versa, new slips and invoices you created and tick off on your iPhone get synced back to your Mac over the air), and every single nook and cranny is wonderfully designed, as I’ve come to expect from Marketcircle.

It also works great without the desktop app: as a standalone app, it’s already a very powerful set of tools to add to your workflow. You can follow Marketcircle or me on twitter if you want to know when Billings Touch hits the App Store.

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22 Responses

  1. 1

    oh wow, this is great. I love how it looks, can’t wait :D

  2. 2

    Looks great!

  3. 3

    Fancy! Did Brandon do the UI on this?

  4. Dude. I want it now. Thanks for giving us the heads up!

  5. 5

    @Dave, yes, I believe Brandon did the UI. He works at Facebook now :)

  6. Looks really nice!

  7. Seriously can’t wait for this to come out. I never used the Mac version too much, but the iPhone companion can help changing my mind.

  8. Definitely can’t wait to give this a shot. The UI looks beautiful.

  9. DAMN! That looks sexy. Too bad I’m a bum and have nobody to bill..

  10. 10

    Awesome… I hope it will be out soon…. I love billings, but the iPhone companion will be so great.

  11. 11

    thanks for the sneak peek!


  13. I love Billings, and I am definitely picking this up as soon as it materializes on the App Store. Thanks for the heads up Sebastiaan!

  14. 14

    YES! Finally!! Been waiting for this for ages.. Can’t wait to pick it up

  15. 15

    Interesting. Looks great.

  16. 16
    Ryan Cash 

    We’ve submitted!


  17. 17

    The app is out now and available on the App Store. See more here: http://www.billingsapp.com/iphone

  18. 18

    It is really well designed. But I still don’t know how to use Billings. I don’t know what it does…
    Time to get informed :D

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