Org-Mode vs Pocket Informant - GTD software comparison

GTD Software comparison: Org-Mode vs Pocket Informant

 

Org-Mode

vs Pocket Informant

Company Bastien Guerry Web Information Solutions, Inc.
Company name Bastien Guerry Web Information Solutions, Inc.
Rating ★★☆☆☆ ★★★☆☆
TRO Ready
Key features
  • unlimited contexts
  • reminders
  • projects (inline, field, hierachy)
  • 1 date
  • export
  • api
  • unlimited contexts
  • time categorization
  • reminders
  • projects (inline, hierachy)
  • 2 dates
  • linked appts
  • auto sync
  • email (manage)
Description An Emacs mode for notes and project planning. Personal daily manager for Android, iPhone, Windows Mobile and Blackberry.
Home page Org-Mode Pocket Informant
Tro training No TRO training available. No TRO training available.
Platform
Requires Emacs Windows Mobile 5 or 6; BlackBerry OS 4.2+ including Bold, Storm, Tour; iPhone OS 3.0+)
Version 7.8.11
released: 2012-05-25
released: 2015-11-13
Release date 2012-05-25 2015-11-13
Type Open Source Commercial
Has free version
Free version notes Free 15 day trial or Free feature-limited version
A paid version is available 𐄂
Full price low $12.99
Full price high $29.95
Made specifically for GTD 0 0
Syncs with iCalendar, LaTeX (export) WM: Outlook (via ActiveSync); Exchange Server (via Exchange ActiveSync); Franklin Covey PPO 5.0 (via PPO sync conduit). BB: BB PIM (auto or manual). iPhone: GCal, Toodledo, Outlook (with $5 WebIS Desktop Sync). Android: Toodledo, Exchange Server.
Sync methods Export Manual Sync
Automatic Sync
Mobile access Mobile App Mobile App
Email-to-task support None Manage an email as a Task
Categories Unlimited contexts Unlimited contexts
Time boxing No time boxing support Supports time boxing
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 linked to the calendar
Features URL orgmode.org/org.html pocketinformant.com/products_info.php?p_id=pocketinformant&tab_id=features
Screenshots URL
GTD setup notes
Data can be manipulated via an API 𐄂
Short details
Category dimensions 1 1
Persistent reminders 𐄂 𐄂
Number of priority levels 3 26
Number of prioritization dimensions (besides dates, categories, etc.) 0 2
Collaboration and team support
  • Org-Mode does not support teams or collaboration.
  • Pocket Informant does not support teams or collaboration.
Date last reviewed 2012-07-08 2016-01-03

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