• Evernote icon

    Evernote

    Evernote is a cross-platform, freemium app designed for note taking, organizing, and archiving. The app allows users to create a "note" which can be a piece of formatted text, a full webpage or webpage excerpt, a...

    Freemium Mac Windows Web / Cloud Android iPhone Blackberry Windows RT Android Tablet Windows Phone iPad Apple Watch Android Wear Kindle Fire Pebble

    • Evernote can't be used to draw with the stylus Guest • Jun 2016 Disagree   Agree
    • It is far and away lacking many features of onenote, most noticeably the ability to have sections and subsections of notes in binders. Making it not good for keeping ORGANIZED notes. Guest • Oct 2016 Disagree   Agree
  • Google Keep icon

    Google Keep

    Google Keep has several features including color coding notes, inserting images, creating lists, geo-fencing, shareable notes, and search by color.

    Free Windows Web / Cloud Android iPhone Chrome OS Android Tablet iPad Chrome Android Wear

    • I can't write like a pencil and in several spaces in the screen Guest • Dec 2015 Disagree   Agree
    • You can save simple notes to Google Keep but OneNote does a whole lot more. Guest • Aug 2016 Disagree   Agree
    • Onenote allows hierarchy of notebooks, folders, notes. Much more useful than Evernote Guest • 9 days ago Disagree   Agree
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    Laverna

    Laverna is a web application written on JavaScript. It's built to be an open source alternative to Evernote. Laverna stores notes in indexedDB and personal settings in local storage. ## Features ----------- * Markdown...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

    • Writing with a stylus is a major feature of Onenote. Laverna doesn't support that. Guest • Aug 2016 Disagree   Agree
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    Simplenote

    Simplenote is an easy way to keep notes, lists, ideas, and more. Your notes stay updated across all your devices. No buttons to press. It just works. Your notes are synced across your devices when you create, add to or change them. ...

    Free Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad Kindle Fire

    • I tried it on my chromebook nad as a extension it does not allow to have more than one file, everything is in the same file. This may not be the case with another os but for the one I have this is not an alternative. That's not to say it is not good if that is what you're looking for, It does what it does well. Guest • Aug 2016 Disagree   Agree
  • Notezilla icon

    Notezilla

    Colorful & powerful sticky notes app for Windows & Phones. Set reminder alarms, attach them to any website or document, organize them using folders/tags, sync sticky notes between devices & send notes across LAN or to any...

    Commercial Windows Web / Cloud Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

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    WizNote

    WizNote is a Note software, which is especially designed for Internet users and mobile Internet users. WizNote focuses more on notes of rapid collection, management, reading and sharing. WizNote is smaller, more stable, and more...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Android iPhone Windows RT Android Tablet iPad

  • Nimbus Note icon

    Nimbus Note

    Nimbus tools will make sure you never forget or lose your valuable data again. Create and edit notes, save web pages, screenshots and any other type of data – and share it all with your friends and workmates. Plus, you will have...

    Freemium Windows Web / Cloud Android iPhone Chrome OS Windows Phone Chrome Chromium

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    Leanote

    Leanote is an open source cloud notebook. Everyone familiar with Golang and mongodb are welcome to contribute code to it! Leanote provide services for note and blog. You can use "note" as your personal notebook, if you want...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

  • Oinker icon

    Oinker

    Oinker looks like a plain chat program on the surface, but it allows you to save the specified messages (called ‘oinks’ in Oinker) on the spot, and more importantly, it allows you to connect the messages in an infinite number of ways...

    Free Web / Cloud

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    Annotary

    Annotary is the easiest way to remember what you read and research online and share it with colleagues. Using our bookmarking and annotation tools, you can create an easily accessible repository of all your research for yourself and...

    Free Personal Web / Cloud Safari

  • Gruik icon

    Gruik

    Well, Gruik is for you if... - You take a lot of notes (post-it, gists, evernote, blog entries, .txt on your desktop (Oh you know what I mean)...) - You want to "Bring You Own Server" (later, a free hosted version will...

    Open Source Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

  • GNotes icon

    GNotes

    GNotes is an Android notepad/notebook that can synchronize with Google GMail. GNotes is a notepad design in mind for easy note-taking. What it do is to help you taking notes easily on mobile phone and sync all of your notes with...

    Freemium Web / Cloud Android iPhone Chrome

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    Zoho Notebook

    Online Notebook application: Zoho Notebook lets you combine text, images, audio, video, RSS feeds, documents and much more. Online Collaboration: You can share a single image or selection of text from a page rather than the whole...

    Free Personal Mac Web / Cloud Android iPhone Apple Watch

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    Fetchnotes

    Fetchnotes helps you capture and organize short notes like books to read, ideas and shopping lists - like sticky notes for the modern age. Spend less time organizing your notes and more time acting on them! With apps on the web...

    Free Web / Cloud Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad Chrome

  • Nuclino icon

    Nuclino

    Your Team's Collective Brain - A lightweight real-time wiki that works the way you think.

    Freemium Web / Cloud

  • Magpie icon

    Magpie

    magpie - Git-backed Evernote replacement Magpie is an attempt to make a reasonably sufficient Evernote replacement where the users control their data. Basically, magpie is just a web tool for managing text files in a git repo....

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud

    • Discontinued This project is both discontinued and dangerous: "Magpie is no longer under active development. There has been a `disclosure`_ of a bug that exposes the entire filesystem through Magpie." https://github.com/charlesthomas/magpie/
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    Cronycle

    Cronycle is a content research platform for professionals. Create custom feeds to keep up to date on any topic you choose, and then collaborate with your team to annotate the best content relevant to a research project.

    Freemium Web / Cloud iPhone

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    Tracks

    Tracks is a web-based application to help you implement David Allen’s Getting Things Done™ methodology. It was built using Ruby on Rails, and comes with a built-in webserver (WEBrick), so that you can run it on your own computer if...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Self-Hosted

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  • Dropbox Paper icon

    Dropbox Paper

    Create the way you want, with what you want. Paper adapts to the way your team captures ideas. FEATURES Embeds - Keep using the apps you love. Embed files from YouTube, Google, and of course, Dropbox.\ Task lists - Make lists...

    Freemium Web / Cloud Android iPhone

  • NimbleNotes icon

    NimbleNotes

    NimbleNotes is an online note taking and study platform, designed to help students learn more efficiently. Our digital notebook improves your learning workflow with instantly generated flashcard decks, study session analytics, and...

    Free Web / Cloud

  • Note Board icon

    Note Board

    Productivity app. Save information like a sticky notes. You can create notes with images, videos or whatever you want. Save pages to read later or capture any web content with the chrome or firefox extension. Share boards with...

    Free Web / Cloud Android Firefox Chrome Web Store

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    labfolder

    labfolder is an electronic lab notebook that helps to document, organize and share your research data.

    Freemium Web / Cloud Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

  • Apple Notes icon

    Apple Notes

    Use Notes to capture a quick thought, create checklists, sketch ideas, and more. And with iCloud, you can keep your notes up to date across all your devices. With Notes in iOS 9 and OS X El Capitan and later, you can turn a list...

    Free Mac Web / Cloud iPhone iPad

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    Jottit

    Jottit makes getting a website as easy as filling out a textbox. For a quick look at what Jottit can do, check out this great screencast tour of Jottit by Demo Girl:...

    Free Web / Cloud

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    Pingpad

    Get things done. Together. Instant notes, messaging, tasks, photo and link sharing to get things done in private groups.

    Free Web / Cloud Android iPhone

  • Beyondpad icon

    Beyondpad

    Notes, boards and lists, templates and forms, tags and other tools for data driven note taking.

    Free Web / Cloud Windows 10 Firefox Marketplace Chrome

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    Intellinote

    Intellinote is a Team Productivity Platform that’s reimagining Enterprise Collaboration for teams of all sizes. Used in growing mid-sized companies, small businesses and Fortune 500 enterprises, Intellinote’s growing user base...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad Blackberry 10

    • Discontinued Website and app listing now reflects different product/service.
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    Gubb

    Gubb is a free web-based application with an easy-to-use interface that enables you to create, manage and share an unlimited number of lists, as well as retrieve whole lists by text message & email. There's also a...

    Free Web / Cloud

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    list.it

    list.it is a simple, free, open-source (MIT-license) note-keeping tool to help you manage the tons of little information bits you need to keep track of each day. Installs as i Firefox add-on.

    Free Web / Cloud

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    oneheap

    Manage notes, ideas, tasks, dates and projects - everything you want to keep in mind. oneheap is your personal everywhere notebook.

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

  • OneNote Online icon

    OneNote Online

    OneNote Online, part of Office Online, is the online version of Microsoft OneNote.

    Free Web / Cloud Chrome OS

  • Hiro icon

    Hiro

    Hiro let's you organize things with simple text snippets. It even works for the most chaotic people. • Keep tabs with friends. Money owed, things recommended, all in one place. This information is normally spread across...

    Free Personal Web / Cloud Chrome

  • FiiNote icon

    FiiNote

    FiiNote is the most convenient note app for android. The app is compatible with Android 2.0 ~ Android 4.3(and later). It is designed for both Phone and Pad. Feature list: 1, Unique hybrid model for combined handwriting and...

    Freemium Windows Web / Cloud Android Android Tablet

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    Ctitch

    Ctitch is a free tool to save and organize your notes, lists, images, quotes, and bookmarks. Keep your stuff private, share with others, or make it publicly available to anyone on the web.

    Free Web / Cloud

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