OmniFocus 2 now arrives on iPad

OmniFocus 2 for iPad is out and brings a number of changes and improvements. For one, the iPad-specific app, adds support for iOS 8's Extension and also delivers a fresh new UI. And if you need even more power, you can upgrade to Pro with in-app purchases.

Here's what's new with OmniFocus 2:

  • NEW Meticulously revamped user interface, designed for speed and comfort

  • Reliable sync using our free service or your own server

  • A flexible hierarchy: keep all your to-dos in one list or use as many levels of Folders, Projects, Groups, and Actions as you need to stay organized

  • Assign contexts based on location, people, energy level—whatever you need to get the task accomplished

  • Plan your day's errands by listing nearby location-based contexts or viewing them on a map

  • NEW Sharing Extension captures content from any app that has a Share button

  • NEW Today Extension shows you OmniFocus items due today right in Notification Center

  • Reminders Capture and OmniFocus Mail Drop for entering OmniFocus actions via Siri or email

  • NEW Interactive notifications for nearby and due items let you mark complete (or snooze) without even opening the app

  • NEW Edit and view estimated duration for actions

  • NEW Search shows results from the current view or your entire OmniFocus database

  • Add Photo and Audio attachments right on your iPad and view file attachments synced from other devices

  • The sidebar's Forecast row shows you how much is due in the next few days; open the Forecast perspective to see your due items alongside events from your iOS Calendar

  • A dedicated Review perspective to make sure nothing falls through the cracks

  • NEW OmniFocus syncs in the background so info you enter on other devices is ready when you are.

Are you ready to upgrade? The app runs on the pricier side but delivers a lot.

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