Although the majority of to-do list apps are designed to be used by just one person, 'Merge' sets itself apart as an app for task management that offers value for couples who are living together.
The app makes it possible for users to coordinate and manage a variety of household tasks for the purposes of streamlining efficiency and communication. Merge boasts four different categories in which different tasks may be assigned, including: Home, Shop, Vote and Pay. While the Home and Shop categories make it possible to easily keep track of household chores and items that are needed for the home, Pay can be used to divide payments for shared utilities and rent. The final category, Vote, is meant to be used to help couples come together for the purposes of making both big and small decisions within the home.
This appified experience has the potential to greatly improve communication and reduce conflict between partners who are desire a better system for household management.