IFTTT is an app that lets you automate different processes related to everyday or work routines, meaning you can considerably improve your productivity or simply save time. The way the app works is based on the creation and use of 'recipes'. These are no more than triggers between other apps and services that let can be set up so that, for example, photos you take are automatically uploaded to Dropbox. But you can also do more complicated tasks, such as adding contact information to your address book when you get a friend request. The IFTTT interface is very simple and intuitive simple, in fact, that you usually just have to select the elements that you want to interact inside a certain equation. IFTTT is an interesting productivity tool that will save you quite a bit of time on certain tasks both work- and leisure-related. Ideal for tasks you usually do almost unconsciously. IFTTT gets a big-time update with more than 30 new services Task automation over smartphones and tablets is getting more common thanks to a list of apps designed to make our lives easier. The originator of this trend is good-old IFTTT, one of the most important tools for automating your daily to-dos. Its latest update is quite a big deal: now it has 30 new services and features like support for VoIP technology and Google Photos .