Review: Wunderlist for Pokki brings the to-do list (not the bloat) to your PC
By Yaara Lancet
PCWorldMar 1, 2013 2:45 pm PST
At a Glance
Includes all the Web app’s features
Comes in 23 languages
Convenient keyboard hotkeys
Settings menu are somewhat hard to browse
Can’t add a task without choosing a list first
Wunderlist for Pokki is everything you’d come to expect from the Web app, in a lightweight and responsive desktop package.
Renowned to-do list application Wunderlist is available for multiple platforms, including both Web and mobile. While you can get Wunderlist for Windows, the installation file alone is over 20MB, and this is before you even begin the installation. With Wunderlist for Pokki, there is no installation—once you have app platform (and excellent Windows 8 launcher) Pokki installed, you can start using Wunderlist less than a minute after deciding you want to.
If you’re a Wunderlist user, the Pokki version of the app will look very familiar, with every feature you’ve come to expect from other versions of Wunderlist. After logging into your account, you can start adding scheduled tasks and to-do items, with or without a date, placing them in your own custom lists. Wunderlist for Pokki comes with several useful keyboard shortcuts for easy browsing which you can easily learn by pressing “H.” In fact, not only can you access your slick to-do list with one mouse click, you can easily access most of its features without having to click that mouse again.
As with other Pokki apps, Wunderlist comes with tray badge notifications for overdue tasks, which will keep reminding you of the things you haven’t done. With its customizable backgrounds, super-easy browsing and automatic mobile syncing, Wunderlist will make you want to get things done.
Note: The Download button on the Product Information page will download the software to your system.