Users of the innovative Clear “to-do list” app for iPhone and iPod touch have some good news today; a Mac version of the app is on the way, as well as an update to the original iOS app. The app is a collaboration of Realmac Software, Impending, and Helftone.

What’s new? TUAW had an opportunity to preview Clear for Mac (US$14.99, available November 8), and it looks and acts just like the iPhone app. Similar gestures are used to navigate through the app, but there’s a welcome twist to the Mac software — keyboard shortcuts that make it easy to use the app while keeping your hands on the keyboard.

Realmac has also added sound effects to the app, providing a new level of feedback as you create new lists, add new items, or complete items on your lists. To sync your to-do items between your iPhone and Mac, there’s iCloud sync. That last feature limits the app to users of OS X Mountain Lion.

Clear for iPhone 1.2 also gains the iCloud sync capability, and has a new gesture for moving between lists as well as a way to paste items from other apps into a new Clear list.

Check out the official launch video below.

Clear for Mac, Clear for iPhone/iPod touch 1.2 announced originally appeared on TUAW – The Unofficial Apple Weblog on Wed, 31 Oct 2012 13:00:00 EST. Please see our terms for use of feeds.

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