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TeuxDeux iPhone app Review

Description:

If you are looking for a simple, easy to use to-do list app then look no further than the  TeuxDeux iPhone app.  You will be able to use this little application in order to organize your life and make sure that you get everything taken care of that is important.  This app is very simple and you can create a to-do list for almost every area of your life.  You will be able to also use the free browser so that you can use it at work, at home, or anywhere else that you might be.  This is the best way to stay organized and make sure that you are getting all of your day-to-day tasks done.  You can be so much more productive when you actually write things down and hold yourself accountable for all of the things that you are planning to do.

Features:

  • One great feature about this app is that you will be able to manage a variety of different accounts.  This way you can have multiple users or just use it for different areas of your life
  • You can also use the tasks and editing options that are available.  You will be able to add, edit, or even reorder all of your task that you have put down onto your to-do lists
  • As far as adding events you can also delete events or tasks from off of your to do list.  You will be able to also just cross them out whenever you get them all done
  • You can also use the drag and drop options that are available to be able to move tasks to different days and accomplish them at a much later time
  • You can also use the sliding navigation options to be able to quickly go from day to day to see what is due
  • You can also see the Someday section where all of the tasks can be kept

Conclusion:

There are a lot of different to-do list apps out there for the iPhone but this is one of the best designed, and savviest out there.  You will be able to link up with the free browser based TeuxDeux at www.teuxdeux.com and be able to take all of your to-do lists onto the road with you.  If you have trouble motivating yourself to get stuff done then download this app and start getting your life in order.  You can even have multiple accounts on here to be able to be productive in every single area of your life.

This app has been given a rating of 5 out of 5 stars by about eight different people on the iTunes website.  You can download this app onto your iPhone for only $2.99.

Groups 2: SMS, Email Contact Management with Style iPhone app Review

Description:

With the Groups 2: SMS, Email & Contact Management with Style iPhone app you will be able to manage all of your contacts and contact groups.

Features:

  • In this app you will be able to view all of your contact groups and manage all of them from a single view that is really easy to navigate
  • You can also use this app to be able to send mass texts and emails to anybody that is located in a certain contact group.  You can have groups that have their own cc and Bcc selections already made.  This way you can send stuff out to all of your family, friends, or coworkers
  • You can also customize your contact groups fairly easily.  You can choose to either create new groups, delete old contact groups, hide them in the toolbar, sort them, color them, and also navigate through all of them in a single view pane
  • One of the very best features of the entire app is the ability that you have to Drag and Drop contacts.  You can grab a single contact or multiple contacts and move them in and out of groups
  • You can also decide how you want to send out mass texts and emails.  You can decide to only choose a subset of the contacts in the group and then you can perform a filter and a search of the contacts that you want to send an email too.
  • You can also send out the vCard attachments.  These are essentially in line text that can have an attachment that can be supported by any of the mobile phones out there
  • It is also very simple for you to be able to merge contacts together.  This way if you ever have duplicates of a contact in your address book you can make sure to just merge them into one single contact
  • Everything is made easy with the use of this app.  You can use the quick dialing function by simply single tapping on their name.  You can also visit URL locations for these contacts as well
  • If you want to search through your whole contact list you can do it all from a single view.  Add to that the ability to save searches and you have a cool app
  • If there are certain searches that you want to save for future reference then you can do so by simply single tapping on them.  They will then be saved as smart groups
  • Use your address book to help you keep all of your different groups and contacts entirely in sync with each other.  You can also use your laptop or the mobile me feature to do this as well
  • You can also use the map feature to map out your contacts in your group.  This way you can visually view all of the contacts in the group

Conclusion:

This app has been given a rating of 3 1/2 out of 5 stars by iPhone app users and you can download it onto your iPhone for only $0.99.

myPhoneDesktop – Phone on your Desktop iPhone app Review

Description:

The myPhoneDesktop iPhone app allows you to work with your phone while sitting directly at your desktop.  You are able to make your phone and your computer one so that you can send out text messages, make phone calls, and open URLS.

Features:

  • This app can be used with either your 3G network or even just your local Wifi.  The main thing is that it just needs to be connected to the internet in order to work
  • There are a variety of different push notifications that you can use in order to simplify the flow of work in your life
  • One of the great things about this app is that you can actually call any telephone number that you would like to from any web browser or app that you already have on there
  • You can also import all of your contacts straight from Apple’s little Address Book, or you can even import them from your personal Microsoft Outlook
  • There is a quick dial for phone numbers as well as a function for you to be able to use the auto-complete
  • If you want you can even  bring up complicated routes and locations with maps included all from the convenience of your iPhone.  This can be brought up quickly and efficiently
  • There is also a feature that will allow you to simplify your text messages so that you are not sending huge messages to your family, friends, or business associates
  • You can use this app to save pictures or photographs from any web browser or app that is already downloaded on your phone.  You have complete access to all of them
  • You can bring up any amount of text or wording in just a few seconds with the help of this app
  • You can also take advantage of the bookmarking options to be able to save and send any of your favorite webpages or content that you find
  • There are also a variety of different plug ins that you can download that can help with other Apple programs
  • There are a lot of keyboard shortcuts that you can use on this app and you will also be able to take advantage of the ability to recognize certain content types
  • This is a free desktop client or just a web client

Conclusion:

This app was voted to get 3 1/2 out of a total of 5 stars and it currently costs $1.99 to download onto your mobile iPhone.