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Category Archives: General News

Biggerplate acquires Mappio.com

Biggerplate

At the recent Biggerplate Unplugged mind map conference (held on Oct 9th in the Netherlands), Biggerplate founder Liam Hughes announced the successful acquisition of Mappio.com, an alternative mind map library, which is now to be rebuilt by Biggerplate as a dedicated gallery for hand-drawn mind maps. Acquired as a direct response to community demands for hand-drawn mind map hosting, the ... Read More »

Mindjet launch MindManager 14

MindManager 14

Mindjet have announced the official release of MindManager 14 for windows, billed as the most powerful version of the software yet. Highlights of the new MindManager version include further development of the budgeting capabilities introduced in the previous version, with quantitative features to aid with analysis of costs, benefits, and other numerical data directly within the mind map, using enhanced ... Read More »

Dropmind joins Biggerplate Mind Map Library

Dropmind Map

Dropmind has become the latest mind mapping application to be added to the growing list of supported software formats on the Biggerplate.com mind map library, meaning Dropmind users can now upload and download their maps to/from the Biggerplate library. Users can also join the newly created Dropmind User Group, which provides a dedicated area for Dropmind maps only. Announced in ... Read More »

iThoughts for Mac Launched

iThoughtsX screenshot

Craig Scott, developer of the popular iThoughts HD app for iPad and iPhone has this week announced the release of iThoughtsX for Mac, which is now available to download as a 14 day trial, or purchase for ¬£39.61. With the ability to import 10 different mind map software formats, the Mac applications shares many of the same features and benefits ... Read More »

Biggerplate Launches Mind Map Tutorials

Mind Map Tutorials

Mind map library and community Biggerplate.com this week launched a new tutorials area, hosting a series of short video tutorials for the various mind map software programs supported on the site. Each ‘Two Minute Tutorial’ covers a particular feature or function within the selected mind mapping software, and more tutorials are on the way, to assist users in moving from ... Read More »

Biggerplate Conference Speakers Confirmed

Mind Map Conference

Biggerplate this week confirmed the speakers and sessions for their forthcoming mind map conference to be hosted in Utrecht (Netherlands) in October. In addition to presentations from software vendors Mindjet and MindMeister, the event will also feature two interactive World Cafe sessions, focused on “Barriers to Adoption”, and “How to get the Netherlands mind mapping”. Biggerplate Founder Liam Hughes will ... Read More »

New Mind Map Magazine Launched

Using Mind Maps Cover

A new interactive iPad magazine focused on mind mapping has recently launched, featuring contributions from mind mapping experts around the world. The magazine “Using Mind Maps” is the first magazine dedicated entirely to mind mapping, and aims to promote collaboration and diversity in thinking within the mind mapping community. The new magazine, available on the App Store, contains tips, techniques ... Read More »

Mindjet Introduces ProjectDirector

Mindjet ProjectDirector

This week has seen mind mapping software developer Mindjet announce the introduction of a new unified project management suite called ProjectDirector, which will be released shortly to all Mindjet subscribers. The new update from Mindjet will introduce new features such as a unified project management dashboard, focused on representing people, tasks, documents, and ideas related to a project, and enabling ... Read More »

Biggerplate Announces Dutch Conference

Biggerplate Unplugged

Online mind map library and community Biggerplate.com today announced the latest destination for its mind map conference series, which will take place in Utrecht, the Netherlands, on October 9th 2013. Following on from events in London and Paris, the “Biggerplate Unplugged” series aims to bring together¬†individuals and organisations to meet and discuss developments and innovation within the mind mapping world. ... Read More »

MindGenius 5 Launched

MindGenius 5

This week sees the latest software launch from MindGenius, with the release of version 5 of their popular mind mapping software.¬†Featuring a host of new and improved features, targeted largely at improving task and project management capabilities, MindGenius 5 represents another significant move forward for the UK-based company, which has been producing mind mapping software since 2001. Much of the ... Read More »