Annotations for Mac is described as '"Adding and managing notes to texts simplified"' and is an app in the Education & Reference category. There are six alternatives to Annotations for Mac for Windows, Linux, Mac, Online / Web-based and BSD. The best alternative is QualCoder, which is both free and Open Source. Other great apps like Annotations for Mac are RQDA (Free, Open Source), Quirkos (Paid), AQUAD (Free, Open Source) and Dedoose (Paid).
A very complete Free and Open Source Software (FOSS) Computer-Assisted Qualitative Data Analysis Software (CAQDAS) written in Python, that continues the work that was done with RQDA. It works with text, images, and multimedia as audios and videos.
RDQA is a R package for Qualitative Data Analysis, a free (free as freedom) qualitative analysis software application (BSD license). It works on Windows, Linux/FreeBSD and (probably) the Mac OSX platforms. RQDA is an easy to use tool to assist in the analysis of textual data.
Quirkos is a software package that helps people sort, manage and understand large amounts of text. It helps users tag or code relevant sections of text, and collate and compare themes across dozens of different text sources.
Dedoose was designed from the ground up—by researchers, for researchers—to meet the needs of today’s social scientists working in academia, marketing, and education—virtually anyone looking for innovative software to facilitate the search for answers to research questions via...