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Get DEVONthink & six other apps for a great price

Every now and then we team up with other software manufacturers making applications that are useful for our kind of users too. Complete your workflow this autumn with DEVONthink Personal and seven other great applications. They’re at your side when you’re writing, organizing, researching. Arq backups your files to secure online locations and Daisy Disk helps you keep your drive uncluttered. Get all these apps including DEVONthink Personal for just US $49.99!

DEVONthink Pro Office 40% off for students and educators

If you’re a high-school, college, or university student, you’re either preparing for the new semester or yo’re already back in school. And the better organized you are the easier it is to concentrate on what’s really important: your classes. DEVONthink Pro Office helps you collect, organize, and work with everything you need for your studies. DEVONthink To Go lets you take your collected knowledge with you. And, finally, DEVONagent Pro helps you do your research without manually searching the web. We give a...

It’s Summer(Fest) again with discounts on many great apps

SummerFest

Summer. Vacation time. And the time before the new school or college year. Whether you’re finishing your dissertation, preparing for the forthcoming lecture period, or planning the launch of the next product that will change the world — DEVONthink and the rest of these great tools can be of great help. We’ve joined some of the best makers of artisanal software that works together perfectly. Get the tools you need at a terrific price, for a limited time: Aeon Timeline 2, BBEdit, Bookends, DEVONthink...

Tool tip: Need to move a file? Yoink it!

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There are many times we need to move a file from one place to another. On Macs with larger screens, you can easily open and arrange windows to drag and drop between them. However, if you’re on a laptop or don’t have the luxury of using a second monitor, this is often not an easy task. Often we resort to using Spaces in Mission Control to give ourselves as much space per application as we can. This can make file moving...

Academics and researchers shouldn’t miss this bundle

Easter Discoveries Bundle

If you’re an academic or work in research make sure you don’t miss the Easter Discoveries Bundle. Focused around writing, editing, researching and organizing, these seven apps including DEVONagent Pro are the perfect companions if you’re into serious information work. Usually, this selection of Mac apps would cost $305. During this promotion (which won’t last for much longer), the whole bundle is just $49.99. Click here to learn more.

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 &...

Get daily inspirations with the Tip o’ the Day

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.

Mini series on DEVONthink

Blogger Lee Garrett of myproductivemac.com has started a mini series on DEVONthink: My workflows will all centre around DEVONthink Pro Office as that is the product I use day to day. […] So that tells you what I use DEVONthink Pro Office for and why I recommend it so highly. The next few posts will look in more detail as to how I have it configured, how I import data on both OS X and iOS, how I invoke searches, tagging, backing up databases. Check out...

Tuesday tip: Create links to a paragraph in a PDF

DEVONthink allows you to get a link to a selected page in a PDF document (Edit > Copy Page Link, hold ⇧Shift to show this open). Power user Chen Guo has created the open-source tool Excerptor that goes even further and  links directly to selected text. Once installed, select some text in a PDF and choose Excerptor from the Services menu. Then paste the created link wherever you like to use it, e.g. into a rich text document. See this animated GIF for how it works.