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Blumind is a tiny, powerful tool for creating mind maps and other diagrams

Mind mapping is kind of like American coffee: you either love it or hate it. While I'm not an American coffee fan, I do like mind maps, and I just found a beautiful tool for creating them -- as well as other charts. It's called Blumind [Google translate link], and here's what you need to know about it: It's tiny: Blumind is a 244KB download. It's super-lightweight. It's portable: The whole...

MindNode: Map your mind and the rest will follow

MindNode is a free app for Mac OS X that can be used to create clean, elegant concept maps like brainstorms, writing outlines, or timelines. Each maps starts with a main concept to which branch nodes can easily be added. Primary branches are colored differently so one's eye can easily follow a consistent path. You can have multiple maps on the same "canvas" which can be helpful for comparing or...

Brainstorming made simple with takes a healthy dose of Web 2.0 interactivity and applies it to brainstorming. Mind maps are a key tool of brainstormers and lets you map to your heart's content right inside your browser. The simple-to-create bubble-chart mind maps help to visualize your inspiration on a central topic quickly and effectively. The whole idea is to do it fast, loose and to never spend time...