The Best iPhone Apps For Getting Things Done

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The Best iPhone Apps For Getting Things Done

Whether you’re in the office or on the go, the iPhone has become a pocketable workhorse for getting things done. Here are our picks for the best iPhone apps to keep you working productively.

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Remember the Milk

pro featuresiTunes App Store

Alternative task managers: On the iPhone, you’ll find nearly as many task management apps as you will fart machines. Fortunately the bar is set a bit higher, and you can find all flavours of task management apps. While there are too many alternatives to name them all, here are a few other great options. There is the GTD system, the $13 Things is a common favourite among iPhone users. (It’s companion desktop app is $US50.) If you want to have a little more fun with your tasks, Epic Win ($4) and Dunnit! ($5) both turn task management into a game. TeuxDeux ($4) is a lovely alternative if you’re looking for something attractive and simple. Lastly, EgretList ($4) is a pretty powerful task manager with a great interface that emulates a more traditional notebook style.[imgclear]

Simplenote

EvernoteSimplenotetakes the cakeFastEveriTunes App Store

Chrome to iPhone

Google Chrome Extensions Gallery

If you’re looking for more feature-rich apps to help you communicate with your computer, myPhoneDesktop is a good (but somewhat pricey $6) alternative. If you’re looking for a similar, free app, give Pastefire a look.[imgclear]

Dropbox

Dropboxmany great apps using the Dropbox APIiTunes App Store

This is really just the tip of the iceberg when it comes to iPhone productivity, but the above apps are at the very top of our list when we want to get things done on the go. Got an app you count on when you’re ready to turn on your productivity? Let’s hear it in the comments.

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