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EasyFind and more in Mac Geek Gab episode 549

Mac Geek Gab

In episode 549 of their podcast Mac Geek Gab John F. Braun and Dave Hamilton pull out their favorite utilities and services and present them to you in a compact 1 hour 19 minute podcast. Ideal for your drive home in pre-weekend traffic. Around minute 7:31 they also mention our free find-file utility EasyFind. It’s time for Cool Stuff Found. Your two favorite geeks do their level best to sift through everything they’ve found and everything you’ve submitted, pulling out their...

Hands On: DevonAgent Pro

Hands On: DEVONagent Pro

William Gallagher reviewed DEVONagent Pro for MacNN: You’re doing a job that needs a lot of digging around, and you are building up research, you are building up data about a topic. You’re doing a job where a simple search is not enough: you need to analyze the results you get. — DevonAgentPro analyzes.” Click here to read the full review including William’s conclusion about who DEVONagent Pro is for on MacNN.  

“I am a squirrel”

Organizing Creativity

Power knowledge worker Daniel Wessel calls himself “a squirrel”. He uses DEVONthink Pro Office to collect and organize everything from web pages to analog post cards. On his excellent web site Organizing Creativity Dan talks also about how he uses our flagship application: Why not simply use an OS X folder structure for everything? Among others, DEVONthink allows better (hierarchical) tagging, I have environments (databases) which limit the search automatically, I like the ‘Three Panes’ preview view, the ability to easily create replicates, including...

Get productivity tips & tools on (in German)

Kathrin Suedmeyer

The new German webzine Apfeloffice is focus on how to make using a Mac in the office more productive. Their latest mini series of four articles, Selbstorganisation: Methoden & Lösungen im digitalen Alltag, talks about how to get organized in a digital world — and mentions, of course, also DEVONthink Pro Office. Für den Mac gibt es nichts vergleichbares; DEVONthink setzt bei der Selbst-Organisation konsequent auf den Ordnungs-Effekt und hilft beim Suchen, Finden und Sortieren in der Recherche oder Vorbereitungs-Phase von Projekten. If...

How to beat up large law firms

Last week we’ve received this testimonial from a satisfied user that I have to share: I teach a class on electronic discovery at a major law university in Michigan, USA, and I heavily use DevonThink Pro Office. Your software is insanely good for electronic discovery and lets us beat up on large law firms. It is kind of our secret weapon! — John Di Giacomo, Revision Legal, PLLC. P.S. Make sure you don’t miss our Solutions pages. We have put together...

DEVONthink Pro Office in Mac Aficionados’ Top 15 list

On New Year’s Evening the French-Canadian Mac blog Mac Aficionados selected DEVONthink Pro Office as one of their top 15 Mac apps 2014. Check out what else is on the list that might be helpful for you. I personally recommend Bartender, a menu extra that moves all the other menu extras that you don’t need all the time out of your way.

Professor in Japan talks about DEVONthink

Christopher Mayo

Christopher Mayo, associate professor at Kōgakkan University in Ise City, Japan, has just published a great post about DEVONthink. Not only does he describe the highlights of app from his perspective. He also added a long list of useful links if you want to learn more about our products and our company. Click here to read the article on Christopher’s blog.

Le Café Du Geek about DEVONthink (in French)

David Duhamel has published a review of DEVONthink Pro on the French blog Le Café Du Geek. So if you’re Francophone feel free to have a look at his review. And don’t miss the rest of interesting articles on Le Café Du Geek including their morning news. P.S. I love the idea of a news site with coffee shop inspired theme.

“Squirrel it!”

EasyFind icon

As the older among you may already know I cannot resist to sometimes post a nice comment we’ve received from a happy user. Last week the following message reached us: Doing some work on an SMB server and we are having such difficulty finding anything. We tried bridge, even spotlighting the entire server. This is a Fortune 500 company and me and my boss gave up on IT and started using EasyFind. Just wanted to share my thanks and praise....

Macdrifter gets hands-on with our apps

In the recent months we have sponsored the great Mac website which has in return published a number of very helpful articles on DEVONthink and DEVONagent. Gabe Weatherhead covered everyday tasks with our apps including e.g. using DEVONthink as an RSS reader, archiving with DEVONthink, synchronizing databases, or searching the web with DEVONagent. Finally, he also gave a nice overview over our freeware apps. You can find all articles about our apps using this search. And make sure that you don’t...