70points

Any.do

58points

Things

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Any.do vs Things

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Why is Any.do better than Things?

  • Free app
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  • Available on PC
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  • Syncs with existing calendars
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  • Has push notifications option
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  • Sends location based reminders
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  • Can attach files
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  • Can be personalised
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  • Is compatible with Android
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Why is Things better than Any.do?

  • Has task labels
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  • Has task status
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  • Has search option
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  • Can set priorities
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  • Tablet-optimised
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  • Exports to email
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  • Can archive your old data
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  • Has periodic alerts
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General info

1.Free app
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You can download the app for free, from platforms such as Google Play or the App Store.
2.Available on PC
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These services are ideal if you want to use the app while sat down at your computer, as well as on-the-go.
3.Has a minimalist design
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A minimalist design is aesthetically pleasing and results in a simpler, easier to use interface.
4.Ad-free
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Adverts can be distracting and obtrusive. Apps and blogs without ads are more aesthetically pleasing, nicer to use, and make the content stand out.
5.Supports widgets
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You can add widgets to the home screen. This allows you to have more flexibility and to see information at a glance, without going into the app.
6.Can be personalised
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You can personalize the appearance of the app - for example, choosing a different theme or colors.
It is compatible with a range of Android devices such as smartphones and tablets.
8.Tablet-optimised
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There is a tablet-optimised version of the app available. This gives a much better user experience than using an app designed for a phone on a tablet.
9.Is compatible with iOS
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It is compatible with a range of iOS devices such as iPhones, iPads and the iPod Touch.

Tasks

1.Can organize tasks
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The app allows you to organize tasks into projects or folders.
2.Can sort task lists
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The tasks in your lists can be sorted using various criteria, for example by deadline or by priority.
3.Has task labels
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Labels help you organize tasks taking into account the location and/or the type of the activity. For example: home, work, errand, phone call.
4.Has task status
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The app allows you to mark the status of your tasks, such as "active", "postponed", “complete”, etc.
5.Has a repeat task option
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Certain tasks can be automatically rescheduled after completion, allowing you to keep track of recurring events like appointments or birthdays. A task can be set to repeat daily, weekly, monthly, etc.
6.Has notes
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The app allows you to attach long notes to your tasks, a useful feature when you need to write down a lot of information about a task.
7.Can set priorities
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You can set different priorities for your tasks.
8.Has task due dates
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You can set the date when a task needs to be completed.
9.Has a task sharing option
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The app allows you to share tasks and lists with others.

Reminders

With push notifications you continue to get important alerts even when the app is closed.
The app can send a reminder for a task when you reach a certain location (for example, you can set the app to send you a reminder to walk the dog when you get home).
3.Sends reminders
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The app sends reminders when tasks are due, alerts for events and other types of reminders (like reminding you to take your medicine).
4.Has periodic alerts
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The app can be set to send periodic alerts (for example, every 10 or 20 minutes) until you have completed a task.

Data backup

1.Syncs to the cloud
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Your data is synced to the cloud, making it easier to access across different devices and making sure it is always backed up in case you lose your device.
You can sync your data to standard calendar apps, such as Apple’s Calendar or Google Calendar.
3.Exports to email
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You can export app data to an email address, so you have a backup and can forward it to another person if needed.
4.Can archive your old data
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When you archive old data, it will go into a special folder in case you ever need it. This means it is out of the way, but not deleted forever.

Features

1.Can attach files
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The app allows you to attach various types of files (documents, PDFs, videos, spreadsheets, voice memos, etc.)
2.Has search option
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If you need to find something specific, you can search your data for certain keywords.
Voice-to-text is a type of speech recognition program that converts spoken to written language.
4.Has geotagging
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You can tag your photos/videos at the specific location where you took them. This gives you another way to organise them, and also makes them more discoverable by other people.

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