TouchDown vs PersonalBrain - GTD software comparison

GTD Software comparison: TouchDown vs PersonalBrain

 

TouchDown

vs PersonalBrain

Company NitroDesk Inc. TheBrain Technologies LP
Company name NitroDesk Inc. TheBrain Technologies LP
Rating ★☆☆☆☆ ★★☆☆☆
TRO Ready
Key features
  • reminders
  • projects (inline)
  • 2 dates
  • linked appts
  • auto sync
  • email (manage)
  • unlimited contexts
  • reminders
  • projects (inline, field, multiple)
  • 2 dates
  • import/export
  • email (copy)
  • api
Description Mobile application that allows access to email, contacts, calendar, and tasks. A mindmapping tool with multi hierarchical capabilities.
Home page TouchDown PersonalBrain
Tro training No TRO training available. No TRO training available.
Platform Windows XP, Windows 2000, Windows Vista
Requires Android 1.5 or above, Outlook 2003/2007 running on windows XP or above, PC must have .Net Framework 2.0
Version 6.1.0007
released: 2010-06-30
6
released: 2010-10-05
Release date 2010-06-30 2010-10-05
Type Commercial Commercial
Has free version
Free version notes Free feature-limited version and a Free 5 day trial version (fully functional) Free feature-limited version
A paid version is available
Full price low $19.99 $149.95
Full price high $19.99 $249.95
Made specifically for GTD 0 1
Syncs with Google (contacts), Outlook
Sync methods Manual Sync
Automatic Sync
Import
Export
Mobile access Mobile App Web Access
Email-to-task support Manage an email as a Task Copy to Task
Categories Single context only Unlimited contexts
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 assigned to multiple parent projects
Calendar integration Tasks can be linked to the calendar Projects can be copied to the calendar
Features URL www.nitrodesk.com/dk_touchdownFeatures.aspx www.thebrain.com/#-56
Screenshots URL www.nitrodesk.com/screenshots.aspx
GTD setup notes http://blog.thebrain.com/gtd/
Data can be manipulated via an API 𐄂
Short details Android application with a comprehensive coverage of Exchange features such as categorization of events, tasks and contacts, as well as setting and clearing Out Of Office messages.
Category dimensions 1 1
Persistent reminders 𐄂 𐄂
Number of priority levels 4 0
Number of prioritization dimensions (besides dates, categories, etc.) 0 1
Collaboration and team support
  • Tasks can be assigned to others
  • TouchDown does not support teams or collaboration.
  • PersonalBrain does not support teams or collaboration.
Date last reviewed 2010-09-30 2011-10-12

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