TheBrain Alternatives

    TheBrain is described as 'helps you organize all your Web pages, contacts, documents, emails and files in a context-driven visual map' and is a very popular Mind Mapping App in the Office & Productivity category. There are more than 100 alternatives to TheBrain for a variety of platforms, including Windows, Mac, Online / Web-based, iPad and iPhone. The best alternative is Joplin. It's not free, so if you're looking for a free alternative, you could try Pocket or Zotero. Other great apps like TheBrain are Obsidian (Free Personal), yEd Graph Editor (Free), Turtl (Freemium, Open Source) and XMind (Paid).

    This page was last updated Sep 30, 2021

    1. Built-in quick note: save ideas, contacts, interesting facts With Exstora, you can write down a thought that comes to your mind as soon as possible. To create a new note, just double-click next to the corresponding section.

      Discontinued

      The program is no longer updated. Last version, 2.9, released in May 2011, can be still downloaded from the official website.

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    2. Inspiration K-12 supports visual thinking techniques, enabling students to easily create and update graphic organizers, concept maps, idea maps and other ...
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    3. Delineato - the italian word for "outline". Designed using the WYSIWYN paradigm - What You See Is What You Need - this carefully crafted application is targeted at creating simple diagrams, mind maps, brainstorming, to-do lists, architectural diagrams.

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      Website appears to be down. App has not been updated since 2016. See version history at app store.

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    4. ~ Simple way to view, annotate and share Microsoft Office Visio diagrams ~

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      The program seems to be no longer updated. Last version, 1.9.0, released on August 2013, can be still bought from the Appstore.

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    5. Learning Management Solutions provides innovative and reliable software for the knowledge worker. Our personal knowledge management application is a first in class product for dealing with information overload.

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      "For business operational reasons, the KnowledgeWorkshop product is regrettably no longer available."

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    6. A tool for innovation. A new visual modeling style oriented to design, problem solving and improvement. Southbeach Modeller uses creativity rules to generate ideas. Diagrams come to life, suggesting their own improvements. Model goals and risks, issues, choices and actions.
    7. My simple surface is like a big white board for quickly and easily organising lots of things. When there's too much going on, you need space. You need a surface to put things on. Move things around. Step back. Organise, and re-organise.

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      Official website/app unavailable.

    8. es-Builder is a flexible, customizable, friendly, powerful and unique database manager for private personal use. You can build your own information structure to fit your own needs. Easy to build, quick to use and share your data.
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    9. A dedicated visual editor for the TOC Thinking Processes. Previously called Visual Thinking with Theory Of Constraints.
    10. BrainStormWFO is a rapid outliner with a single-cell GUI.
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