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Fujitsu warns about ScanSnap problems with macOS Sierra

Many of you are using a Fujitsu ScanSnap scanners for capturing documents. Before you jump onto the macOS Sierra train please read the following warning that Fujitsu just published: Problems regarding the compatibility with macOS Sierra have been found. Please do not use ScanSnap applications on macOS Sierra. Also, before upgrading your OS to macOS Sierra, please be sure to make a backup copy of the PDF files created by using ScanSnap applications. We will provide you the solution to these issues as...

Download DEVONthink To Go manual as PDF or ebook

All our products come with a build-in documentation. It’s written in XML and compiled to HTML, PDF, and two ebook formats with a variety of tools. For DEVONthink To Go 2 we use the same workflow, just with another set of stylesheets that adopt the iOS look and make it work better in our own viewer. If you want to read the documentation and use DEVONthink To Go at the same time download it now as PDF or ebook from our website.

2North4South is done, video online


This year we’ve sponsored the initiative 2North4South by All Shapes and Sizes, in part organized by Fred Sarran. Last weekend they did their non-stop 24 hour walk from from Fraserburgh in Scotland to Aberdeen. Watch a video about their great project on

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

Your data in the cloud, transparent and free

Google has dramatically lowered the price for their web storage and so has Amazon.  However, cheap is not free. And free trumps, doesn’t it? Today we’re happy to announce our own cloud service: DEVONglass. Synchronize all your databases transparently between your Macs (and eventually also your iOS devices) completely free-of-cost, no matter how much data you have. To make this service possible we have partnered with governmental institutions in the US and, for our European customers, the UK. Expect DEVONglass to be added to one...

More on Scotsman cycling for ALD center in Aberdeen

In summer 2013 we supported Fred Sarran’s great fundraising initiative Cycling for ALD (Adults with a Learning Disability). Fred cycled 450 miles in eleven days all around Scotland in support of the donations for Balnagask Court Arts, Crafts and Activities. Balnagask Court in Torry, Aberdeen, is a complex for adults with learning disabilities (ALD) and mental health issues. From Fred’s homepage: “Their aim is to enrich the lives of their service users by promoting social inclusion by means of outings and activities: arts...

You’re in NYC and know DEVONthink?

A couple of users are looking for someone in New York City, USA, to assist them with building a workflow based on DEVONthink. So if you are e.g. a consultant or experienced DEVONthink user please feel free to comment or contact me!

Join us for WinterFest 2013

There’s snow on the ground. 2014 is knocking at the door. It’s the time for new plans and fresh projects and great new ideas. Whether you’re planning your next novel, finishing your dissertation, planning a product, or writing memories for your grandkids, we think DEVONthink and the rest of these great tools will help. We’ve gotten together with some of the best makers of artisanal software that works together perfectly. Get the tools you need at a terrific price, for a...

How a lecturer at university uses our apps

A few months ago I got into contact with Dr. Frank Thissen, lecturer at the Stuttgart Media University (Hochschule der Medien, HdM) in Germany. Frank is a DEVONthink power user and we exchanged a lot of ideas on how our apps fit into the university ecosystem. This May I also had the opportunity to give a presentation at the HdM. In a more formal interview Frank tells us more about how he uses our apps for his research and for...

Supporting Scottish cyclist cycling for ALD center in Aberdeen

A few weeks ago we got contacted by Frederick Sarran from Scotland trying to raise funds for Balnagask Court in Torry, Aberdeen, a complex for Adults with Learning Disabilities (ALD) and Mental Health issues. From his website: My name is Frederick Sarran, Support Worker and student for a Master in Autism, and I will cycle around 450 miles during 11 days in August 2013, all around Scotland (Aberdeen, Highlands, Inverness, Loch Ness, Perth, Fife, Dundee, etc…) in support of the donations for...