Be more productive by letting DEVONsphere Express keep track of related emails, articles on the same subject, or similar web pages. Discover the hidden connection between seemingly unrelated files.

  • Find other items related to what you're working on
  • Search like with Spotlight on steroids
  • Context-aware, always focuses on what you do
  • Runs as a menu extra, always available


    DEVONsphere Express finds connections between items you haven't thought of. Let yourself getting inspired, follow yet untrodden paths, and create something new.

    Whatever document you are currently working on, e.g. in Pages, TextEdit, or DEVONthink Pro, what email you are currently reading, which web page you are looking at, or what song you are listening to: click DEVONsphere Express' icon to see what other items on your computer or on the web are related. Explore further using thumbnails, Quick Look, or by opening them in their parent apps.

    Drag selected text or files from the Finder to DEVONsphere Express to manually focus its attention to what interests you most, or use OS X's convenient Services menu.


    DEVONsphere Express find precisely the files or other items you're looking for on your computer. If it's there, you'll know where in no time.

    Switch DEVONsphere Express to search mode and use advanced Boolean operators (as known from high-end databases, DEVONthink, or DEVONagent), wildcards, and parentheses to narrow your search. Easily navigate the results, view thumbnails, get large Quick Look previews, or open them in any app that can open them.


    Your computer and the web is full of gems. They're just hidden in heaps of stones. DEVONsphere Express only shows you what matters and filters the rest.

    Adjust DEVONsphere Express' preferences so that it only searches the categories that are important to you and indexes the locations you want. Change filter settings on demand-all adjustments are applied instantly-so that you don't waste your valuable time with the less important stuff.


    DEVONsphere Express saves you time and makes you more productive without forcing you to change your work style. It adapts to you!

    DEVONsphere Express extends you computer's abilities with its unique artificial intelligence (AI) and makes it available to your apps without e.g. forcing you to store your data in a separate database like DEVONthink does. It's always available from the menu bar or via Services and works with almost all your apps.

    Customize DEVONsphere Express to your needs so that it doesn't throw data irrelevant to you in your way.

  • What's New
    This update brings support for Apple Messages, improves web search, enhances the performance, and fixes bugs.

  • NEW: Support for Apple Messages.
  • NEW: Preferences option General > General > Search while typing (on by default).

  • Improved: Support for iChat.
  • Improved: Web search.
  • Improved: Sorting by dates groups items without a date in the new category Undated.
  • Improved: Smoother opening as a launch item.
  • Improved: Action menu items Update See Also Automatically and Hide Menu Automatically removed as these options are accessible via buttons and the Preferences.

  • Fixed: Some problematic third-party Spotlight mdimporter plugins are ignored.
  • Fixed: Date of results was not always displayed.
  • Fixed: Folder "~/Library/Mail Downloads" couldn't be indexed.
  • Fixed: Search engines could return too many results in rare cases.
  • Fixed: Not all results for items stored in DEVONthink Pro (Office) databases were listed.

  • DEVONsphere Express (com.devon-technologies.sphereexpress) is a Mac software application that has been discovered and submitted by users of The latest version that our users have reported running on their systems is DEVONsphere Express 1.8.4. The most popular version of this application used by our users is DEVONsphere Express 1.5.4.

    Operating System: Mac

    Minimum OS version: 10.7.5