Google Tasks Mobile Phones with To-Do Lists
Google has made its Tasks service from Gmail available to the a number of mobile platforms. Logging into Tasks from a phone's browser will allow users to view tasks, add tasks, and mark them as completed. The changes are automatically reflected in your Gmail account. If you have an iPhone or an Android-powered device, you can also add, edit, and delete entire lists as well.
Gmail Bolstered with Exchange Tasks
Google today made its Gmail application for Android devices more useful to those who use Microsoft Exchange services. The latest version of Gmail adds support for Exchange tasks.
Samsung Releases Focus, a Combined Email and Calendar App
Samsung recently made a new productivity app called Samsung Focus available to its Android devices. Focus handles basic productivity functions, including email, calendar, contacts, tasks, and memos all in a single application.
Google's Keep App Remembers to Land On iOS
Google today made its Keep note-taking application available to the iPhone and iPad. With Keep, iOS users can add notes, lists, photos, or audio files to Keep and organize or share them however they see fit.
Facebook Testing Messenger-Based Personal Assistant
Facebook is trialling a smart personal assistant that will live inside its Messenger application and complete various tasks for users. For now, the assistant is called Facebook M and Facebook claims it will be superior to competing products.