58points

Apple Reminders

49points

Things

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26 facts in comparison

Apple Reminders vs Things

Apple Reminders
Things
Apple Reminders
Things
58
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49
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Why is Apple Reminders better than Things?

  • Sends location based reminders
  • Available on PC
  • Free application
  • Syncs with existing calendars
  • Has search option
  • Has periodic alerts

Why is Things better than Apple Reminders?

  • Can sort task lists
  • Has task status
  • Has a Voice-to-text function
  • Has time tracking
  • Can archive your old data

Key features and highlights

General info

1.Has a minimalist design
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A minimalist design is aesthetically pleasing and results in a simpler, easier to use interface.

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.Free application
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You can download the app for free, from platforms such as Google Play or the App Store.

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.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.

6.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.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.

3.Has task status
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The app allows you to mark the status of your tasks, such as "active", "postponed", “complete”, etc.

4.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.

5.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.

6.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.

Reminders

1.Sends location based reminders
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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).

2.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).

3.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 with existing calendars
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You can sync your data to standard calendar applications, such as Apple’s Calendar or Google Calendar.

2.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.

3.Exports to email
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You can export the data from your app to an email address, so you have a copy of it and can forward it on 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.Has search option
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If you need to find something specific, you can search your data for certain keywords.

2.Has a Voice-to-text function
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Voice-to-text is a type of speech recognition program that converts spoken to written language.

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