Pocket Informant for Android v4 (2015) retirement

With the recent release of iOS 14.5 causing issues with our legacy iOS v4 users, we wanted to make sure that this situation wouldn’t happen with our legacy v4 Android users. It’s always a difficult decision to let go of a product that users have become...

iOS 14.5 release and the end of legacy PI4

Apple released iOS 14.5 yesterday, April 26th, and since then we have started receiving support cases indicating that PI4 is no longer compatible. Although we knew that this would be an inevitability since we stopped releasing updates for PI4 in 2016, these most...

iOS 14 Home Screen Widgets

2020 was a tough year for the Informant team, and we’ve had one request from our vocal group of users that has stood out amongst all the others — home screen widgets. As much as we would have loved to have had the bandwidth last year to plan and develop...
Your Favorite Productivity Tool Now Entering the World of Web

Your Favorite Productivity Tool Now Entering the World of Web

One of the most requested features for Pocket Informant for many years has been a web browser version. Today we announce our plans to make this web version available to Informant Sync subscribers. For the past few months we have been working with a select group of...

Release Notes: Informant for iOS 5.67

We’re happy to announce that for tomorrow’s release we can officially welcome back the Today Widget (this is not a home-screen iOS 14 widget). After much work on iOS 14 we have fixed the old iOS Today Style Widget and have brought small tweaks and...
Our New and Improved Android app: available October 19th

Our New and Improved Android app: available October 19th

When will the app be released? We are excited to announce the release of our newest app, Pocket Informant for Android, on Monday, October 19th. Where can I find the app? The app can be downloaded in the Google PlayStore. CLICK HERE to check out the app in the...

Important Notice about the Notes feature in Pocket Informant

A while back, I heard something that wasn’t really new or earth shattering, but up till that point, I honestly hadn’t really taken the time to consider it. Every time you say “yes” to something, you are implicitly saying “no” to something else. If you say “yes” to...

How to sign into Gmail in Pocket Informant

In a browser, go to your Google Account andselect Manage your Google Account Select the Security tab. Turn on 2-Step Verification (which generates a new section, App Passwords). Then tap App Passwords Select Mail and iPhone from the drop menus and then click Generate....

Release Notes: Informant for iOS and MacOS

MacOS 1.1.13 The primary reason for this release was to resolve a bug with the feature to submit Support cases. This release also irons out some kinks and makes some minor visual improvements, as well as some behind the scenes updates that needed to be made, including...

Informant Sync Maintenance: Aug 29

Informant Sync Scheduled Maintenance: Starting August 21, 2020 at 8pm MST (UTC-6), Informant Sync was in system maintenance. The Informant Sync services were unavailable for approximately 12 hours.[Status Update: This maintenance window is completed] We are...

Google OAuth Issues

July 24, 2020 We are currently aware and dealing with issues affecting Pocket Informant iOS/Mac sync with Google Calendar, Google Tasks, and the “Sign In with Google”. This is also affecting Google Tasks on Pocket Informant Android. We are working with...