Fantastical is an popular calendar app with excellent natural language parsing capabilities which can be integrated into Drafts in a number of ways.
Fantastical can provides an iOS Share extension which can be used with Drafts’ Share action. It also has excellent x-callback-url support to integrate directly with Drafts.
Event in Fantastical
- Takes the text of the current draft, and sends it to Fantastical to be parseed as a new calendar event.
Reminder in Fantastical
- Takes the text of the current draft, and sends it to Fantastical to be parseed as a new reminder.
Scripted Example Action
Events in Fantastical
- Send each line of a draft to Fantastical as an individual event. This action demonstrates use of scripting to break up a draft and execute individual URL callback tasks on the values.
Other Advanced Examples
- Peter Davison-Reiber’s Fantastically Good Event Parser has similar functionality and natural language event parsing, but does not rely on Fantastical.