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Category Archives: General News

Biggerplate announces Berlin conference

Biggerplate Unplugged Berlin

Mind map library and community site Biggerplate.com this week announced the date and location of their next Biggerplate Unplugged mind map conference, which is set to take place in Berlin, Germany on October 16th 2014. Following on from the recent San Francisco event (March 2014), the Berlin event will be the fifth instalment of the conference series, which was launched ... Read More »

Mindjet releases MindManager update

Mindjet Update

Mindjet this month announced an updated release to MindManager for Windows, with a number of new features and improvements included in direct response to customer usability research carried out in early 2014. Perhaps the most visible update is in the new menu/ribbon that aims to make it easier for users to find frequently used commands, based on what the research ... Read More »

ThinkBuzan Launches Online Mind Map Courses

ThinkBuzan Online Training

Software developer and training provider ThinkBuzan have announced the launch of 3 new online training courses, covering “Introduction to mind mapping”, “Mind mapping for core business skills”, and “Brainstorming that works”. The interactive online courses (each priced at £9.99) contain a mix of videos, animations, images, interactive quizzes, and resource links to help participants learn and apply mind mapping in their ... Read More »

Shelley Hayduk (TheBrain Technologies) joins San Francisco Conference

Shelly Panel

Biggerplate have announced the latest (and final) addition to the speaker line-up for the forthcoming Biggerplate Unplugged mind map conference taking place in San Francisco on 20 March 2014. Shelley Hayduk of TheBrain Technologies has been added to the agenda, and will be speaking about “No Limits Mind Mapping”, with a focus on dynamic information visualisation using TheBrain. Shelley is ... Read More »

Biggerplate publishes Annual Mind Map Report 2014

Mind Map Report

Popular mind map library and community provider Biggerplate have published their Annual Mind Map Report 2014, which contains the findings of the global survey conducted at the end of 2013. The report contains information about the Biggerplate site, the typical mind mapper profile, and the engagement and use of different mind mapping software applications. The report also provides an insight ... Read More »

Mindjet and ConceptDraw confirmed for next mind map conference

Biggerplate Unplugged San Francisco

Biggerplate has announced two key speakers for the next instalment of the Biggerplate Unplugged mind map conference series, taking place in San Francisco on 20 March 2014. Representatives from both Mindjet and CS Odessa (ConceptDraw) are now confirmed as part of the agenda, alongside previously confirmed speakers including Chance Brown (MindMapBlog.com). From Mindjet; Michael Deutch (Product Director) will speak about ... Read More »

MindMeister 9 launched

MindMeister 9

MindMeister today announced the release of a new version (9) of its popular online mind mapping application, featuring an entirely new user interface, embracing the recent trend for ‘flat’ design in an effort to further emphasise MindMeister’s stated focus on simplicity. Previously hidden (but regularly used) features are now more accessible, and is matched by a one click access to ... Read More »

Global mind map survey launched

Mind Map Survey

Mind map library and community platform Biggerplate.com have launched the first annual survey of the mind mapping community worldwide, in an aim to gather insight into trends and innovation within the arena, and perspectives on how people and organisations are using mind maps. The results of the survey (set to close on 20th December 2013) will be compiled and published ... Read More »

iMindMap 7 Launched

iMindMap 7

The latest version of popular mind map software iMindMap was released this week by Cardiff-based developer ThinkBuzan, with a range of new features and improvements. Among the most notable additions is the integration with visual task management app DropTask, which enables users to send branches from maps directly into the Droptask app to define actions. Further development of the branch ... Read More »

Biggerplate launches global trainer directory

Trainer Image

Biggerplate.com have launched a new Trainer Directory service, which enables providers of mind map training to post and promote their services on the popular mind mapping website. For £39 per year, businesses can create a customised Trainer Profile on the site, with information about their services, specialities, and languages. Listings are organised geographically, to assist people in finding mind map ... Read More »