Frictionless vs Gmail Tasks - GTD software comparison

GTD Software comparison: Frictionless vs Gmail Tasks

 

Frictionless

vs Gmail Tasks

Company Pierce T. Wetter III Google
Company name Pierce T. Wetter III Google
Rating ★☆☆☆☆ ★☆☆☆☆
TRO Ready 𐄂 𐄂
Key features
  • projects (hierachy)
  • 3 dates
  • projects (inline, hierachy)
  • 1 date
  • calendar tasks
  • email (link)
Description Open Source GTD software. A bare-bones task list in Gmail.
Home page Frictionless Gmail Tasks
Tro training No TRO training available. No TRO training available.
Platform
Requires Mac OS X 10.5 (Leopard)
Version 2.0d18
released: 2008-06-25
released: 2010-10-26
Release date 2008-06-25 2010-10-26
Type Open Source Freeware
Has free version
Free version notes
A paid version is available 𐄂 𐄂
Full price low
Full price high
Made specifically for GTD 0 0
Syncs with .Mac (manual sync), Toodledo (export)
Sync methods Manual Sync
Mobile access Web Access
Email-to-task support None Link to Task
Categories Single context only Single context only
Time boxing No time boxing support No time boxing support
Number of date fields
Has reminders 𐄂 𐄂
Can automatically prioritize tasks 𐄂 𐄂
Project support Projects can be nested within other projects Projects can be nested within other projects
Calendar integration No support for integration between the tasklist and calendar Tasks can be scheduled directly in the calendar
Features URL www.twinforces.com/frictionless_manual
Screenshots URL
GTD setup notes Use lists as GTD contexts. Can display/edit tasks alongside
Google Calendar.
Data can be manipulated via an API 𐄂 𐄂
Short details Supports projects, contexts, and filtered views. Create lists of items, set due dates, notes, and add Gmail messages directly to Tasks.
Category dimensions 2 1
Persistent reminders 𐄂 𐄂
Number of priority levels 0 0
Number of prioritization dimensions (besides dates, categories, etc.) 0 0
Collaboration and team support
  • Tasks can be assigned to others
  • Frictionless does not support teams or collaboration.
  • Tasks can be assigned to others
  • Gmail Tasks does not support teams or collaboration.
Date last reviewed 2016-02-14 2010-11-10

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