Archive for August 15th, 2015

by Tom Nelson

Tembo from Houdah Software is a front-end for the Mac’s built-in Spotlight search system. Now, you may be asking yourself why you need a search system when you already have Spotlight; and why a new front-end, isn’t Spotlight good enough?


Image courtesy of Houdah Software

Spotlight is indeed good, but Tembo is better, at least at organizing and displaying search results. Since Tembo uses the same search engine as Spotlight, the search results will appear just as quickly as they do with Spotlight.

But Tembo offers a wealth of categories and filters well beyond those available in Spotlight, to help you quickly find and organize search results.

And perhaps best of all, unlike Spotlight, you can place the Tembo window wherever you want it, and it won’t disappear if you click away from it.

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