Calendar apps are great for planning events and it also a best task management tool. Google calendar is one of the most used calendar apps on the web. Since it integrates with the Gmail account, it is pretty easy for people to plan and organize events. Today, many simple and effective calendar apps are available for web, PC and mobile devices. Today I’ve come with a new simple and a smart calendar app called “Sunrise” for iPad. It is developed by two former employees of Foursquare. The app was launched earlier this week and it’s an excellent app with a gorgeous interface. Let’s have a look at the features and functions of the app below.
Sunrise is a free calendar app and you can download from the App Store. The important feature of this application is, it supports both Google Calendar and iCloud. So, you can sync events and activities from both the applications. Once you install the app, it will ask you to connect the app with your Facbook or Google account. As soon as you finish the process, all your calendar events will be synced automatically. Also the U.S holidays will also included by default. It can connect with Facebook and LinkedIn to show the upcoming birthdays and events of your friends.
By default, the app will be in month view, you can tap on any day of the month to add events. Also, you can change the month and day view in the top right corner. To add an event or activity for today’s date, tap “+” icon near to the “View” button. Settings of the app will be available in the left top corner. You can change notifications, preferences and add more Google accounts in there. Adding Events to the app is very simple. Just long press on the screen, you will get an event creation window with all the options.
In new events, you can add more people from your Google contacts, location, notes and much more. Share events in iMessage and Email by just tapping on the created events. The weather forecast will be updated based on the selected location and see the route via Google maps. It is an all in one calendar app for iPad. If you are looking for a simple and a smart calendar app, Sunrise is a best choice. Try this app in your iPad and share your experience with us in the comments. Thanks for reading, do share this post with your friends.