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Wunderlist Chrome Panel Makes Your To-Do List Easy And Unobtrusive

Chrome: Wunderlist is our favourite to-do list app on Windows, Mac OS X and Linux. If you use Google Chrome, it just got easier than ever to access Wunderlist with a new extension that turns it into an always-open panel that doesn’t clutter your screen.


Asana For iPhone And iPad Updates With A New Interface And More Speed

iOS: Asana is one of our favourite to-do apps, and today the service unveiled new native apps for iPhone and iPad. Both are designed specifically for those devices, offer a speed boost, feature a streamlined interface, and have been rebuilt from the ground up.


Use Text Expansion To Keep Track Of And Update To-Do Lists

We’ve previously looked at clever uses for text expansion apps, but blogger and podcaster Greg Hickman has a new one: write your daily to-do list so you can access it quickly when you’re stuck.


Book An Anti-Procrastination Appointment To Tackle Unwanted Tasks

We all have some tasks we like to avoid, like getting paperwork in order. But they still have to be done. Asian Efficiency recommends scheduling an anti-procrastination appointment with yourself where you do nothing but that task.


Pomotodo Combines Pomodoro With A To-Do List That Tracks Your Progress

Web/Android/iOS: We’ve talked before about the Pomodoro technique, the productivity method where you work in short bursts with small breaks in between. Pomotodo combines this technique with a to-do list that is available on all your devices and also tracks your overall productivity.


Move Your Reminders To The Middle Of The Day To Maintain Momentum

There are all sorts of to-do list managers out there. If you use one, chances are you have a reminder set to appear on your phone first thing in the morning. For better results, consider moving that reminder to later in the day.


Tinker Schedules And Times Your Short-Term Tasks

iOS: Tinker is a minimalistic iPhone app that makes you schedule tasks and set a specific duration for them. It will alert you when it’s time to start, show you progress during the task’s set period, and notify you when you’re supposed to be done.


Prioritise Your Time With The '90% Rule'

Life can get overwhelming fast when you have too many things to do. Author Greg McKeown, author of Essentialism: The Disciplined Pursuit of Less suggests a system of ranking and dividing your tasks to help prioritise them.


Planleaf Creates Collaborative Task Lists In Emails, No Signup Needed

Web: If email is your tool of choice, then Planleaf will create collaborative task lists, where you can also add teammates, issue deadlines and add notes to completed tasks — all with a simple email message.


Dayboard Uses Chrome's New Tab Page To Keep You Focused On Your To-Dos

Chrome: Dayboard is a Chrome extension that turns every new tab page into a minimal to-do list that keeps you focused on the most important things on your agenda for the day. You choose the five most important things on your to-do list, and Dayboard makes sure they’re front and centre.