Archive for May, 2014

DEVONthink 2.7.6 and DEVONsphere Express 1.7

Knowledge becomes more useful by sharing. DEVONnote and DEVONthink 2.7.6 make sharing your collected wisdom easier. Create a customized table of content for exporting your documents as a website or let DEVONthink make one up for you. Share documents by email easier than ever. Before you share you need to collect and refine. Clip web pages as Markdown with a new option in DEVONthink’s web browser extension or the bookmarklets. Dragging interesting data from Safari to your database is more...

We’re opting out of Google Analytics

In the last few years we used Google Analytics on our website. It helps us to learn more about our visitors, which pages they look at, and where they come from. But, being a Google product, Analytics also comes with many privacy concerns. Starting today we’ve removed all Analytics code from our website and replaced it with Piwik. Contrary to Analytics, which runs on Google’s servers, Piwik is installed locally. We host it, we own the database it uses, and we...

New academic templates

DEVONthink Pro Office power user Luc Beaulieu has created a few standard templates for some key academic activities: Research grants, research contracts, general research projects, new students, new manuscripts, and conferences. And this is how Luc’s workflow looks like: I have been a user of DevonThink Pro Office for a number of years now and made it a central part of my digital workflow. Over time, I naturally my organization toward a project-based hierarchy, trying to self contains all key information regarding a...

Tuesday Tip: What’s your Favorite?

As you work in DEVONthink, you’ll come to find yourself going to the same places over and over again. It may be opening a certain database, working in a certain project, or other daily uses. These are perfect items to add to your Sidebar Favorites. An often used database (or one you just want quick access to). Here you can see an Accounts database that I don’t use all the time so it doesn’t show up in my Recent Databases....

For developers: Great introduction to Git

Just in case you’re a developer like us and you still have troubles getting acquainted with the fabulous Git version control system: The Fournova people — good friends of us — have set up a great introduction to Git including learning ebooks, videos, and online trainings. Click here to check it out.  

Fred Sarran does it again and we’re sponsoring him

2 North 4 South teamwear with DEVONtechnologies logo

We’re again sponsoring Scottish sportsman Fred Sarran this year. Fred co-founded the charity All Shapes and Sizes in 2013, their initiative 2 North 4 South will undertake a 60 mile walk from Fraserburgh to Aberdeen to raise vital funds. Click here to learn more about the unique challenge on aberdeen.tv.