Product updates

Windows Users: UPDATE NOW!

Written on February 8th, 2016 in Product updates by Adam

We have released a new version of X3watch for Windows. This update is designed to improve the performance and stability of X3watch on Windows. It also contains changes to help reduce “false positives” and make whitelisting easier and more reliable. X3watch Support recommends that all Windows users install this critical X3watch update as soon as … Continue reading

Server Maintenance – October 26, 2015

Written on October 26th, 2015 in Product Info by Adam

WHEN: Today, Monday October 26 beginning around 8PM PDT  and lasting though Tuesday October 27 2AM PDT. WHAT: X3watch developers have advised us of maintenance scheduled for Monday evening into Tuesday morning. This maintenance is required and will improve performance of the app and also the integrity, safety and security of our networks. IMPACT: During this … Continue reading

New Partner Notification Added!

Written on June 22nd, 2015 in Product Info by Adam

Hello everyone! I have a new partner notification to tell you about today! We have just implemented a new partner notification that will tell your accountability partners whenever an X3watch user enables or disables website blocking. We believe this new partner notification is going to improve your X3watch user experience by providing even more accountability … Continue reading

10 Last Things To Know About X3watch

Written on April 21st, 2015 in Product updates by Adam

Read previous 10 Things Here. And now, for our final installment in this series about X3watch, we bring you a list carefully compiled by Adam Wynn, our Product Support Leader. Here they are, the last 10 things you may not know about X3watch: 1. In 2014, our customer service-support team handled 17,112 support requests and … Continue reading

10 More Things To Know About X3watch

Written on April 21st, 2015 in Product updates by Craig Gross

If you are reading.. here is blog #3 in our 10 things series. Last one is here. When X3watch first launched, we filtered and blocked only a very limited number of known porn sites; now X3watch checks hundreds of thousands of new sites per month. We’re constantly working to analyze, improve, and expand our porn filter … Continue reading

Another 10 Things To Know About X3watch

Written on April 21st, 2015 in Product updates by Ryan Russell

Did you check out the last post with ten things you may not know about X3watch? Here are ten more: 1. In 2014, we spent over $700,000 re-investing in the X3watch technologies, rebuilding it from the ground up so that it will be as solid as ever. 2. X3watch is the only online accountability software for pornography … Continue reading

10 Things You Need To Know About X3watch

Written on April 20th, 2015 in Product updates by Craig Gross

This week we are going to do a series of posts about X3watch. For those of you new to things here at XXXchurch.com, let me give you some brief history. We started in 2002, and one of the first things we said we would do is give away free accountability software. We did this because … Continue reading

X3watch for Mac UPDATED!

Written on April 6th, 2015 in Product updates by Adam

We’ve just completed a major update to our our Mac OS version of X3watch.  X3watch support recommends this update for all X3watch users who are running Mac OS 10.8.5 and up! – Major update of filtering database for improved website filtering. – Improvements to website scoring that will reduce false positives (good sites being blocked by accident). – Performance and … Continue reading

X3watch for Windows UPDATED!

Written on April 6th, 2015 in Product updates by Adam

We’ve just completed a major update to our our Windows version of X3watch.  X3watch support recommends this update for all X3watch users who are running Windows Vista and up. – Major update of filtering database for improved website filtering. – Improvements to website scoring that will reduce false positives (good sites being blocked by accident). – Performance and stability enhancements. … Continue reading

All New Help Center Coming Soon!

Written on March 19th, 2015 in Product updates by Adam

Hello everyone! We’ve been working extra hard to deliver a great accountability program and a great customer service experience for our X3watch family. We’re undergoing a lot of changes right now and are about to release some major updates to both our Mac and Windows versions, as well as our support website. I’m excited to … Continue reading

X3WATCH MAINTENANCE ALERT

Written on March 3rd, 2015 in Product updates by Adam

  WHEN: Today, Tuesday March 3 beginning after 7PM PST  and lasting though Wednesday March 4 7AM PST. WHAT: X3watch developers have advised us of planned maintenance scheduled for Tuesday evening into Wednesday morning. In addition to X3watch, some of our vendors are also planning maintenance to equipment that powers our X3watch program. This maintenance is … Continue reading

2014 Year In Review

Written on February 25th, 2015 in Product updates by Ryan Russell

2014 was a great year. We learned a lot and grew in many ways. You can download a PDF below or just read the post. “A good story requires more than one character.” We believe this to our core; so much so that this very phrase has become the “why” behind X3watch. Internet pornography is … Continue reading

Mac Update!

Written on January 19th, 2015 in Product updates by Adam

We’ve completed an incremental update to our our Mac version of X3watch.  X3watch support recommends this update for all X3watch users who are running Mac OS 10.8.5 and up. – Incremental update of filtering database for improved blocked and reduced false-positives. – Corrects a user log in issue that resulted in “null” for username and “null” … Continue reading

X3watch Update for Mac!

Written on November 14th, 2014 in Product Info by Adam

I just wanted to take a moment and announce that we have released an update for our Mac OS customers. If you are currently using X3watch on Mac OS, please take the time to download and install the new update located here. Please note that system requirements have changed. Beginning with this version of X3watch, the … Continue reading

Windows Update for X3watch

Written on November 10th, 2014 in Product Info by Adam

I just wanted to take a moment and announce that we have released an update for our Windows customers. If you are currently using X3watch on Windows, please take the time to download and install the new update located here.   Release Notes:  – Minor fixes including the resolution of a minor proxy issue. – … Continue reading

X3watch is Free. Covenant Eyes is not.

Written on October 7th, 2014 in Product Info by Ryan Russell

I saw a snarky Google Ad placed by one of our “competitors” the other day when I typed “X3watch” into the search bar. As you can see, Covenant Eyes wants you to check out their product when you are looking for ours. This got me to thinking, especially because I get asked all the time, … Continue reading

Custom Device Names on Reports

Written on September 19th, 2014 in Product updates by Adam

Here’s a cool way to add some value to your X3watch accountability reports. Now that we’ve introduced updates to our Windows, Mac and Mobile software, we’ve added support for identifying reports by device name instead of by type. Not sure what I mean? No worries, I’ll explain! In the first release of X3watch Premium, reports were … Continue reading

X3watch on iOS 8

Written on September 17th, 2014 in Product updates by Ryan Russell

  It doesn’t matter how many times we test our product on a new platform, I am always nervous on days like today when Apple releases a major update and the public pushes real live use cases against X3watch. I personally downloaded the public release of iOS 8 on my iPhone 5 and ran X3watch … Continue reading

Using X3watch on iOS

Written on September 5th, 2014 in Product updates by Adam

Hey everyone!  As many of you know, we’ve released a new version of our iOS app that offers improved stability and enhanced features. I wanted to take a quick moment to acquaint you with it.First thing’s first though. If you haven’t updated or installed the new app yet,  go ahead and do that now. To install … Continue reading

X3watch iOS v2.0.1 – Updates and Info.

Written on June 18th, 2014 in Product updates by Ryan Russell

It took 6 months for us to jump through countless software development hurdles  in releasing the new 2.0.1 version of X3watch Premium for iOS (hiring and then re-hiring a new team of people were just a small piece of it). We have another update coming — version 2.0.2 — that is already in the final stages … Continue reading

X3watch UPDATED on all platforms

Written on June 13th, 2014 in Product updates by Ryan Russell

  We have been busier than super heroes on a day earth is invaded by aliens! We couldn’t be more stoked to announce this month that we have released updates to every single version of X3watch – iOS, Mac, Windows and Android. Yes! …. Even the mobile apps FINALLY got the long anticipated updates that we … Continue reading

X3watch Premium updated for Mac

Written on June 13th, 2014 in Product updates by Ryan Russell

X3watch Premium Update for Mac – June 13, 2014 We have been busy! We have just released another update to another platform, this time it is X3watch for Mac – be sure to take advantage of all the Premium features. Do you have other devices? Be sure to download X3watch for iOS, Android and Windows too! This new … Continue reading

X3watch Update for Windows

Written on June 13th, 2014 in Product updates by Ryan Russell

X3watch for Windows 6.6.14 Update Give me just two minutes to tell you about the latest X3watch update for Windows. I’ve just posted a new version at (LINK) so be sure to download it today. I recommend this update for everyone who uses a Windows computer and X3watch. This new build includes several important enhancements that improve … Continue reading

NEW X3watch iOS Mobile App (V2.0.1)

Written on June 11th, 2014 in Product updates by Ryan Russell

X3watch Premium for iOS devices (Version 2.0.1) Hey everyone! Today is an exciting day for us here at X3watch because we’ve just released our all-new X3watch app for iOS and I wanted to take a minute to quickly acquaint you with it. Today’s latest news about this release (READ MORE + FEEDBACK WELCOME!) First thing’s … Continue reading

Using X3watch on Android (V 2.0.1)

Written on May 30th, 2014 in Product updates by Ryan Russell

  X3watch Premium for Android (Version 2.0.1) After months of development and testing, today, we’ve released our all-new app for X3watch on Android! Now, it’s time to learn about the new features, how to update your settings and what to expect when browsing using our app, or another third-party browser. First thing’s first though. If … Continue reading

X3watch Mobile Update – May 6, 2014

Written on May 6th, 2014 in Product updates by Ryan Russell

First, my apologies that it has take so long to give a reasonable X3watch mobile update. Through all of our challenges, there were many times when it was very, very difficult to see when the end of this development cycles was actually definitely going to be completed. Every conquered challenge seemed to open up new … Continue reading

X3watch In 3 Easy Steps

Written on May 1st, 2014 in Product updates by Ryan Russell

X3watch today is so much more than software to block pornography, or “catch you in the act” of going someplace you would rather not go on the internet. Several years ago, we created the very first version of our accountability software in order to create conversations and build closer relationship among men and women who … Continue reading

Introducing Coupon Codes

Written on March 25th, 2014 in Product updates by Ryan Russell

Deep Discount Tuesday – March 25, 2014 We are excited to announce that X3watch is now able to offer “coupons” for promotional purposes on the new X3watch Premium product. This brand new feature is being live tested over the next two weeks. So, for a limited time and a limited number of customers, we would … Continue reading

X3watch Mobile Update

Written on March 12th, 2014 in Product updates by Ryan Russell

You might not realize it, but YES, we do still have a free version of X3watch software for accountability. And YES, it’s free on on Android & iOS devices as well. We actually made that shift last summer. X3watch Premium offers so many great new features with a paid subscription… take a peek at the … Continue reading

Feb. 5 – Server Updates @ 11:00 PM Pacific

Written on February 5th, 2014 in Product updates by Ryan Russell

Feb. 5/6 – X3watch PREMIUM Server Updates @ 11:00 PM Pacific / 2:00 AM Eastern Tonight we will be updating our X3watch PREMIUM servers. For users attempting to utilize the internet at this time, you will experience a loss of connectivity. During this update, you have two options: 1. Plan ahead to be finished with … Continue reading

X3watch PREMIUM is here for X3watch PRO users

Written on February 2nd, 2014 in Product updates by Ryan Russell

We’ve worked our butts off over the last year to develop a completely new, completely redesigned X3watch, completely from the ground up–something we can put our full confidence in, knowing it will do its best for you and your family. We are in the final stages for migrating all of the current PRO users to … Continue reading

iOS fixes on Dec. 14

Written on December 14th, 2013 in Product updates by Ryan Russell

X3watch loyalists & new customers… We are sorry. Our new iOS app released inadvertently last night and we are unable to rollback the update. We are working around the clock to fix the user experience that is causing so much short term frustration. In short, there is concern that the app is not working or … Continue reading

New Mobile X3watch Available Soon

Written on November 7th, 2013 in Product updates by Craig Gross

We have brand new mobile versions of X3watch that will sync with the free and the premium versions of the new X3watch. Those versions will be available in the Google play store and Itunes store by December 1.  Until then, enjoy our current versions of the mobile product for FREE! Download for iOS Download for … Continue reading

How To Uninstall Old X3watch

Written on November 7th, 2013 in Product updates by Craig Gross

We are excited to release the new versions of X3watch. We have a free version and a Premium version that we are rolling out. There are several old versions of the software out there. We strongly suggest if you are using a PC or a MAC to uninstall the old versions before installing the new … Continue reading