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DEVONagent Lite

By DEVONtechnologies, LLC

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Description

DEVONagent Lite puts web search to where it belongs: next to Spotlight into your menu bar. Search all major and many specialized search engines and databases with a single click.

Search the web like with spotlight:

DEVONagent Lite adds a web search field to your menu bar. All major search engines always at your service. Its global keyboard shortcut saves you even that click.

Just click DEVONagent Lite's menu bar icon, or press its keyboard shortcut, and start typing instead of switching to your browser, opening a new window, and clicking the search field first. Hit Return and DEVONagent Lite opens the search results in your default browser.

Use the best engine for the job:

General-purpose search engines are great for general questions but often it's better to ask the right people who really know.

Choose your search engine of choice from the magnifying glass pop-up menu to directly search in developer resources, blogs, dictionaries, directories, discussion lists, legal or medical databases, news, or reference sites such as Wikipedia. Find Facebook profiles, tweets, or images without deviation.

Supported search engines categories:

- General purpose
- Apple- and Mac-related (e.g. App Store, MacUpdate)
- Blogs
- Computer science
- Dictionaries (e.g. Wiktionary)
- Directories
- Educational resources
- Government
- Images and videos (e.g. YouTube, Flickr)
- Legal
- News
- Patents
- References (e.g. Wikipedia)
- Science
- Social networking (e.g. Facebook Profiles, Twitter)

What's New in Version 3.8

This update adds a new language-aware plugin for searching Amazon, updates a number of plugins, and removes a few obsolete ones. It also improves the clarity of some menus. This update is recommended for all users.

NEW

- "Shopping > Amazon" plug-in.
- "Recently used" submenu for quick access to recently used plugins and search sets.

IMPROVED

- Recent searches appear in a submenu of the menu extra.
- Plugins updated: "Apple Cocoa-Dev", "DEVONtech Forum", "Facebook Profiles", "FDA", "FindLaw", "Google Patents Search", "Google Scholar (Articles)", "Google Scholar (Legal opinions and journals)", "Gutenberg.org", "Healthfinder.gov", "Images", "Info (Images)", "Poetry", "RocketNews", "US Patent Office", "Wikipedia", "Wiktionary", "Yahoo News", and "Yandex".
- Plugin "Koders Code Search" becomes "Ohloh Code Search", "FirstGov" becomes "USA.gov".
- Localizations.

REMOVED

- Obsolete plugins: Exalead, Google Government, Googlism, Scinet, Scirus, Usenet Groups, and Webshots.

Screenshot

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DEVONagent Lite
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  • Free
  • Category: Utilities
  • Updated: Apr 22, 2014
  • Version: 3.8
  • Size: 3.4 MB
  • Languages: English, French, German
  • Seller: DEVONtechnologies, LLC

Compatibility: OS X 10.6.8 or later

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