Google Tasks Porter, an elegant way to import Google Tasks

The Data Liberation Front is a team within Google dedicated to making sure users can get their information in and out of Google products. As part of that effort, we are happy to announce a new open source product called Google Tasks Porter. Google Tasks Porter is an application that allows you to import and export your Google Tasks.

Google Tasks Porter is designed with other applications that contain task lists in mind. It supports import and export via the iCalendar format which is used by a variety of applications, including iCalendar itself. It also supports import and export to Microsoft Outlook via a CSV format. Additionally, Google Tasks Porter supports export from Remember the Milk using its iCalendar export, and import to Remember the Milk via email. You can also download a list of all your tasks in an HTML format which is designed to be portable and parseable.
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What is Google Task API and how to make an app

Google Tasks helps many of us to remember all those things that keep us busy. Using the Google Tasks API, developers can, for the very first time, create rich applications which integrate directly with Google Tasks.

Google Tasks is built on two basic concepts:

Task List
A list containing tasks. Users can have more than one task list to manage their tasks the way they want.
Task
A single task containing information such as the title of the task, notes, the due date, and the completed date

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