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What’s dead? What’s moved?

Oct 2nd, 2013 | By
What’s dead? What’s moved?

I’ve done some more tidying on Mind-Mapping.Org. Wallace Tait (@visualmapper of visualmapper.org fame) put out a question on Twitter about the fate of one of the earliest tools for mind mapping on a computer: VisiMap.  I replied with what the Master List showed and it gave me the idea that I should go through to see which
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The handover gets under way

Sep 8th, 2013 | By
The handover gets under way

Since I took Mind-Mapping.Org under my wing, I’ve been freshening the front page design a little… … learning how the code is put together, tidying some inner pages and getting familiar with the database of mapping & other visual software. Then I started looking through my and Vic’s lists of new software to add, found over a hundred (oof!) and mapped them by category. I tweeted an earlier version of this
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Changes at Mind-Mapping.Org

Aug 22nd, 2013 | By
Changes at Mind-Mapping.Org

Hello … Vic here … and probably for the last time! I started gathering information about mind mapping and information-organising software in 2000, at first to try to decide which is best, but then it became an obsession.  By 2006, I had a database of nearly two hundred items of current software, and software that was as dead as a parrot.  I kept the defunct ones as a historical record.
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News about Cayra

Jul 28th, 2012 | By


Mike Goodold just commented at on my August 2010 post about Cayra that the developers hadn’t done a good job of specifying requirements. Well, sadly Cayra became orphan software years ago, but here’s a way to get it going on Windows 7, if you have problems.
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The Mindmappers’ Forum

May 31st, 2012 | By
The Mindmappers’ Forum

  I had a work panic last month and regrettably didn’t visit the Mindmappers’ Forum for three weeks.  When I got back, I found it had been taken over by spammers. I’m not sure why, because I was using an anti-spam plugin that had worked well since the beginning. Anyway, I cleared it up in three stages: First, last month, I deleted all the spam entries, and set moderation on
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Questions about Edraw (fully resolved)

May 18th, 2010 | By

There was a problem with an Edraw component.  This has now been fixed by the publishers of Edraw. Google