protoAnt - Task Collaboration App
protoAnt - Get Things Done
protoAnt is one of its kind app which has a unique feature to collaborate with others. Using protoAnt you can first send collaboration request to your friend or subordinate. He or she need to confirm the collaboration request to become available for you to assign tasks. Both the collaborated parties can assign and manage tasks on each other.
Simple Task List Management
protoAnt is basically a everyday pending task management app. This gives you the flexibility to assign a color code to your task lists. It shows the number of outstanding tasks on the task list name on top.
Following are the salient task management features of protoAnt:
1. Simple Tasks with reminders, priority, snooze features
2. Color based task lists
3. Recurring Tasks with various recurring intervals
Step 1: Setup your protoAnt Id
You can setup your unique protoAnt user id by navigating to the Preferences and then to profile setup screen. The protoAnt user id will be ceated first on the protoAnt server and the same will be updated on your device also.
Once you enter a desired user id and email you can click on the "Save" button to generate the protoAnt user id.
Step 2: Add your friends to start collaborating
You can navigate to Persons tab and click on the menu icon of your device and the "+ Person" command to add your friend to collaborate.
Step 3: Send Collaboration Requests to Friends
You can click on the collaboration icon from the friend's name to send the collab request to him/her.
Step 4: Confirm Collaboration Requests from Friends
Your received collab requests will be shown under "Unconfirmed" list. Click on the collab icon to confirm the collaboration request.
The friend who send the collab request will get the confirmation notification back:
Step 5: Assign Tasks to Friends
You can setup tasks to your collaborated friends from the task creation screen and send the task assignment by clicking the assignee icon.
Step 6: Receive Tasks from Friends
You will be notified by protoAnt app if you have a task assigned to you by some of your friends.
Step 7: Update task status
The task assignee can click on the assignee icon or the tick icon to send the % of completion of the task to the task assigner.
Step 8: Receive task status update
The assigner gets the task status updates immediately from the assignee.
More Collaboration Actions:
Following are the more collaboration actions from the assigner to assignee:
If you have a requirement to collaborate with a team of people, protoAnt would be the app for you. You can use it to get things done using your android smart phone by assigning the tasks to your friends and subordinates.