DEVONthink 2.8.9 supports Finder tags of folders & more

Import Files and Folders

New year, new maintenance update for DEVONthink and DEVONnote. Version 2.8.9 now imports your Finder tags of folders too. When exporting, both applications assign tags created in their databases to folders as well. The update also lets you make document windows fullscreen on OS X El Capitan. DEVONthink 2.8.9 supports dragging images to formatted notes. It also names captured items smarter, e.g. images, bookmarks, or notes. Formatted notes are based on simple HTML with embedded images. They are portable and can be viewed...

DEVONthink top-ranked in TidBITS survey

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Last week TidBITS asked their readers to rate their favorite personal information management applications. DEVONthink made it to rank #3 right after the free Evernote and Apple Notes. From all those who voted for DEVONthink, 18.3% call it a “solid performer”, 35.2% rate it as “very good”, and 33% say they “can’t live without it”. That makes 68.2% of them very happy. DEVONthink Pro Office is the Mercedes Benz of information managers on the Mac. Really well put together, the app...

DEVONthink and DEVONagent in the blogs and podcasts

It’s time again to share three great mentioning of our products. Writer and blogger Ben Elijah shares his experiences with productivity tools and habits and says about DEVONthink: DEVONthink is, in my ways, the epitome of the ideal info dump. You can drag pretty much any kind of file into the app and it will make sense of it. […] DEVONthink’s secret weapon: the “See Also & Classify” function. When you select an item in your DEVONthink database and enable See Also &...

Merry Christmas 🎅 🎄 and a Happy New Year 🎆

All of us here at DEVONtechnologies wish you and your family Merry Christmas. We wish you a peaceful holiday time, wherever in the world you are and whatever you believe in. Have a great start into an exciting new year 2016! PS. Our office is closed from December 23rd, 2015, through January 6th, 2016 for the Christmas holidays. Our shop is, of course, open and we do reply to your enquiries even though slower than usual. We’re back for you...

It’s WinterFest time again: Great apps for a great price

WinterFest

It’s December again and Santa Claus is knocking at the door. It’s the time for new plans, fresh projects and great new ideas. Whether you’re planning that project that will change the world, writing a novel that puts Ernest Hemingway to shame, or collecting memories for your grandkids, we think that DEVONthink Pro Office and the rest of these great tools will help. We’ve gotten together with some of the best makers of artisanal software to make DEVONthink Pro Office...

Telecommuting, the DEVONtech lifestyle

By Jim Neumann. Jim is customer support specialist at DEVONtechnologies and works from home in Michigan, USA, or any other place he likes. Your alarm clock didn’t go off, your hot shower was lukewarm, traffic was backed up, you spilled coffee when that red coupe cut in front of you, and the boss was eyeing his watch as you limped in to your cubicle. This is a typical morning for a commuter. But there’s an alternative. According to current research, in...

Black Friday: 25% discount for all applications

Thanksgiving is a very special day in the United States. Families spread all over the country or even abroad come back together. They say thank you for all the good things that happened during the year and enjoy the beginning of the peaceful winter holiday season. We are grateful, too, for our families, our friends, and the peace we’re allowed to live in. As a company we say ‘thank you’ for all our customers, the positive feedback, and the many...

DEVONthink 2.8.8 improves Tinderbox integration & more

Tinderbox and DEVONthink

Just before Thanksgiving and right in time for the Eastgate’s release of Tinderbox 6.4 we’ve made DEVONthink 2.8.8 available. The update improves, among many other things, the integration with Tinderbox. Multiple copied notes can now be pasted to DEVONthink including backlinks and tags; they become plain or rich text notes depending on the pasted contents. DEVONthink 2.8.8 also makes working with PDFs more comfortable, reuses existing groups when importing contacts, and adds newly created groups immediately to the recent destinations. For bookmarks and clicked links DEVONthink...

Get daily inspirations with the Tip o’ the Day

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If you are using Twitter, and even if only for reading the news, here’s another reason to follow DEVONtechnologies: Jim Neumann, our customer support hero, posts daily tips, not only for our apps. Learn how to search DEVONthink effectively. Use templates. Work with multiple applications easily, … Click here to visit us on Twitter.

DEVONagent 3.9.3 with new scripts & El Capitan fixes

Open Tabs in DEVONagent

OS X El Capitan adds some technologies for enhanced security and DEVONagent 3.9.3 adds the necessary support for it. We’ve fixed a few bugs related to El Capitan, too. That being not enough we’ve added three scripts to DEVONagent Pro that integrate it better with Safari. It also plays videos fullscreen now. Links in PDF reports created by DEVONagent Pro 3.9.3 work more reliably. All three editions of DEVONagent update also the Stack Overflow and EUR-Lex plugins. The visually impaired will like the improved VoiceOver support. Read...