I recently interviewed executives from SmartDraw about the new era of connected diagramming it’s helping to create with its growing family of integrations. This new direction includes auto-generation of diagrams from Active Directory and AWS data, creating diagrams from within Confluence and sharing them easily with others.
Coppice is a new visual thinking tool that combines elements of a note-taking app, a wiki and a mind map – especially useful for writing and knowledge management. Developer Martin Pilkington gives us a fascinating inside look at it.
LinkFacts is an intriguing semantic mapping tool that’s designed to organize large quantities of information. I recently interviewed its developer to learn about the thinking behind it.
Visual writing tool Speare makes it easy to brainstorm using divergent and convergent thinking tevhniques. This new video shows how.
What if the tools you use enabled you to open up the mental equivalent of a passing lane to help you sidestep writer’s block and capture new lines of thinking – without losing momentum on your main project?
Biggerplate.com recently launched Collections, which allows users to save useful or interesting mind maps and webinars into curated lists. I recently interviewed Liam Hughes to learn more about this new feature.
For years, mind mapping software developers have been gradually adding the ability to create more types of diagrams to their applications. I’ve mapped out 7 popular programs and the 16 types of diagrams they support in a new infographic. It started with GANTT charts and concept mapping and grew to include things like diagramming, four-quadrant […]
The new Mind Mapping Software Buyer’s Guide is a collection of everything you need to know to understand what mind mapping software is and its numerous business benefits. It contains links to the best resources available anywhere on the web about this versatile type of productivity software. Here’s what you can find there.
To help remote workers create and manage their mind maps more effectively, Matchware recently introduced a new version of its mind mapping tool, dubbed MindView Suite. It combines an updated desktop mapping program for Windows and Mac, a web-based version and an collaborative workspace called MindView Drive that enables remote collaboration and co-editing of mind maps.
OpenGenius CEO Chris Griffiths explains the thinking behind Ayoa’s new whiteboard capabilities. It’s a solid strategy to improve creativity.