Alternatives to TheBrain for all platforms with any license

  • FreeMind icon

    FreeMind

    FreeMind is a premier free mind-mapping software written in Java. The recent development has hopefully turned it into high...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • yEd Graph Editor icon

    yEd Graph Editor

    yEd is a powerful diagram editor that can be used to quickly create diagrams manually or import external data for analysis and...

    Free Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud

  • XMind icon

    XMind

    XMind is a brainstorming and mind mapping application. It provides a rich set of different visualization styles, and allows sharing of...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud

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    MindMeister

    MindMeister is the market-leader in online mind mapping. Unlike traditional mind mapping tools, MindMeister allows for real-time...

    Freemium Web / Cloud Android iPhone

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    Docear

    Docear is a unique solution to academic literature management, which helps you organizing, creating, and discovering academic...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud

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    PlantUML

    PlantUML is an open-source tool that uses simple textual descriptions to draw UML diagrams. The generator can be run anywhere within...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Android Chrome OS

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    Visual Understanding Environment

    Visual Understanding Environment (VUE) is a mind-mapping and concept-mapping tool. It is also a non-linear presentation program.

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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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...

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

  • Mindomo icon

    Mindomo

    Mindomo is the easiest online software for creating mind maps, concept maps, outlines and various other types of diagrams. The...

    Freemium Mac Windows Web / Cloud Android Android Tablet iPad ... Chrome Safari Firefox

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    MindManager

    PRODUCTIVITY & CREATIVITY MEET IN MIND MAPS MindManager’s flexible mind maps promote freeform thinking and quick organization of...

    Commercial Mac Windows Web / Cloud Android iPhone iPad

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    MindNode

    MindNode Pro and MindNode are elegant and simple-to-use mindmapping applications for the Macintosh that help to visually.

    Commercial Mac iPhone iPad

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    Gingko

    Write and organize your ideas in Gingko tree documents. Whether building a business or writing a bestseller, Gingko lets your...

    Freemium Web / Cloud

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    Blumind

    Blumind is a lightweight and powerful mind mapping tool, and it is free for everyone.

    Free Windows

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    Coggle

    Coggle is a simple, beautiful, powerful way of structuring information. It's designed to help you understand things, and then...

    Free Web / Cloud

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    germ.io

    germ.io is a project management tool that is centered around ideas and taking them through to execution. germ features a visual...

    Free Personal Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Android Tablet iPad

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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...

    Free Personal Web / Cloud Android iPhone Apple Watch

  • WiseMapping icon

    WiseMapping

    Wise Mapping is the web mind mapping tool that leverages the power of Mind Maps HTML5 and SVG. Users will be able to create and read...

    Open Source Web / Cloud

  • SimpleMind icon

    SimpleMind

    SimpleMind is a great Mind Mapper with focus on simplicity and ease of use. Multiplatform, with live mindmap transfer.

    Freemium Mac Windows Android iPhone Android Tablet iPad

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    bubbl.us

    Bubbl.us is a simple and free web application that lets you brainstorm online.

    Free Web / Cloud

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    Protégé

    Protégé is a free, open source ontology editor and knowledge-base framework. The Protégé platform supports two...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    iThoughts

    iThoughtsHD brings mind mapping to the iPad. Based on the award winning iThoughts for iPhone, iThoughtsHD has been designed...

    Commercial Mac iPhone iPad

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    Ultra Recall

    "Ultra Recall is personal information, knowledge, and document organizer software for Microsoft Windows. * Capture...

    Commercial Windows

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    VisiTouch Discontinued

    ~ Simple way to view, annotate and share Microsoft Office Visio diagrams ~ VisiTouch helps mobile workers to view and annotate on MS...

    Commercial iPhone iPad

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    SpiderScribe.net

    SpiderScribe.net is an easier and more flexible way to create mind maps and brainstorm online. It allows to connect notes, images...

    Free Personal Mac Windows Web / Cloud

  • Diagrammix icon

    Diagrammix

    Diagrammix is a tool for efficiently building attractive diagrams. If you are an office worker, developer, manager, supervisor...

    Commercial Mac

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    iMindMap

    iMindMap allows you organise, create, plan, notate, learn, structure, communicate, solve and project manage all in one place... To...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud Android iPhone ... Android Tablet iPad

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    Exstora Discontinued

    Built-in quick note: save ideas, contacts, interesting facts With Exstora, you can write down a thought that comes to your mind as...

    Freemium Windows

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    mind42

    Mind42 is a software application that supports the creation of mind maps. It's a specialized tool to quickly create, manage and...

    Free Web / Cloud

  • Flying Logic icon

    Flying Logic

    Highly visual software for planning support used by strategists, process improvement specialists, and teachers. Windows and Mac OS X.

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

  • Mindix icon

    Mindix

    Mindix offers a very simple, clean and organized environment to capture ideas and take notes while conducting brainstorming sessions.

    Free Mac iPhone iPad

  • ConnectedText icon

    ConnectedText

    ConnectedText is a powerful but simple information management system. It is based on wiki principles and is a free-form note-taking...

    Commercial Windows

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    IYOPRO

    IYOPRO, Improve your Processes, is a professional online BPM and workflow system that utilizes the BPMN 2.0 standard. Run it in less...

    Freemium Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud

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    Edraw Mind Map

    Edraw Mind Map is an easy mind map software with rich examples and templates which make it easy to create mind maps, brain-storming...

    Free Windows

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    Aibase

    Aibase is a universal software: Knowledge Builder, Learn Helper, Hyperlink System, Outliner (with notes), Vector Graphics Editor...

    Commercial Windows

  • 3D Topicscape icon

    3D Topicscape

    3D Topicscape is a Personal Information Manager that provides a template loosely based on mind-mapping or concept mapping. It presents...

    Freemium Windows