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21.12.2017 06:38 Age: 1 year
By: Eric Böhnisch-Volkmann

WinterFest 2017: Apps for writers and researchers for a great price

Coeur d'Alene (Idaho, USA), December 21st, 2017. — DEVONtechnologies and eleven fellow software manufacturers wish their customers Happy Holidays with great prices for Mac productivity software and ebooks.

It's that time of the year again: DEVONtechnologies and eleven like-minded makers of genuine Mac software have teamed up for their traditional year-end celebration of hand-crafted software for writers, designers, and thinkers. Apps created by real people, not faceless corporations, and designed to work together. A basket of carefully selected applications, not a faceless bundle of random products.

Customers buy any of the participating products with the exclusive discount by using the common coupon code WINTERFEST2017 in the respective company's online shop. More information about the WinterFest 2017 offer is available on

    For a limited time, DEVONtechnologies, Aeon Timeline, Eastgate, Hog Bay Software, Houdah Software, Literature and Latte, ProVUE, Nisus, Smile Software, Sonny Software, and Take Control Books offer their tools and ebooks all for a fair price and directly from the people who make them:

    • DEVONthink Pro Office: Your paperless Mac office
    • DEVONagent Pro: Your personal research assistant
    • Aeon Timeline: The timeline tool for creative thinking
    • Bookends: The reference manager you’ve been looking for
    • HoudahSpot: Powerful file search for Mac
    • Nisus Writer Pro: Powerful word processing for your Mac
    • PDFpen Pro: Powerful PDF editing
    • ProVUE Panorama X: Spreadsheet-like high-speed data processing
    • Scapple: Quickly capture and connect ideas
    • Storyspace: Serious hypertext narrative
    • Take Control Books: Essential books about Mac and iOS
    • Task Paper: Make lists and get organized
    • TextExpander: Type more with less effort
    • Tinderbox: Visualize and organize your notes, plans, and ideas

    WinterFest treesWinterFest assembles many of the best-of-breed tools for writing and research for the Mac. These innovative applications bring recent developments in research and advances in engineering to the desktop, addressing many of the most challenging facets of knowledge work. Each of them is the work of a small design team or a passionate designer, bringing devoted craftsmanship to a field too often dominated by corporate blandness.

    The Together page shows real-life examples how these tools work together hand in hand to enable their users create something new without struggling with software that throws stones into their way.

    "Our customers love to create something new. They collect, organize, write. With DEVONthink Pro Office, DEVONagent Pro, and the other apps in this WinterFest they can do this without the computer getting in the way of their creativity." — Eric Böhnisch-Volkmann, President of DEVONtechnologies.

    "What a great list to be part of. I love Scapple as a simple as possible thinking space. I wrote my first app integration for TextExpander on iOS years ago. Tinderbox is an original that I look to for new ideas in my own software." — TaskPaper inventor Jesse Grosjean.

    "You don’t discover inspired design in focus groups. Artisanal software is filled with ideas, ambition, and a passion to make things right. Using all these tools together lets our team build better software while engaging the rest of the research community." — Mark Bernstein, developer of Tinderbox.

    More information

    Customers buy any of the participating products with the exclusive discount by using the common coupon code WINTERFEST2017 in the respective company's online shop between December 21st, 2017, and January 9th, 2018. More information about the WinterFest 2017 offer is available on Participating companies may also have their own landing pages accessible from their web sites or blogs.

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    DEVONtechnologies LLC creates end-user and server applications for the Mac and iOS platforms that enhance productivity, organization, and user experience with unique artificial intelligence technology. All applications are focused on both ease of use and satisfying the needs of even the most savvy users. The underlying DEVONtechnology is a flexible and versatile foundation that can be used for a large range of purposes from databases, data mining, and information retrieval to human-computer interfaces. DEVONtechnologies LLC was founded 2002 and incorporated 2004, and is today headquartered in Coeur d'Alene, Idaho, USA.
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