ConceptDraw MindWave Update Ships
CS Odessa has released an updated version of its mind-mapping tool, ConceptDraw MindWave for Google Wave. This is a no charge Google Wave add-in, which enables users to rapidly collaborate with any amount of people, from 2 to 2000.
ConceptDraw MindWave provides teams the opportunity to interactively collaborate on a mind map while building a map structure that represents the focus of collaboration. The mind map can then take full advantage of Google Wave playback, or be downloaded to one's desktop for further development using ConceptDraw MINDMAP.
Improved Functionality of ConceptDraw MindWave 2:
* Getting Started mind map on first launch to introduce new users to functionality.
* Horizontal scroll bar for more versatile navigation.
* Automatic hyperlinking of URL topic text.
* Added help and privacy resources to gadget
* New shortcuts and many usability improvements
Olin Reams, General Manager for the Americas at CS Odessa, observes, "We demonstrated ConceptDraw MindWave, at the recent Google I/O Developers Conference. ConceptDraw MindWave was presented in the Sandbox and was a huge success. Many of the developers and spectators in attendance were able to immediately see the great potential in being able to build and store a mind map whose access can be embedded anywhere HTML appropriate, such as a web page or enterprise portal. Participants are then free to discover and interact with the wave mind map, join the conversation, and add or edit information. The end result is a great collaborative productivity tool."
The ConceptDraw product line for Macintosh and Windows is comprised of:
* ConceptDraw MINDMAP:
A brainstorming tool that utilizes mind mapping techniques to help organize ideas and tasks.
* ConceptDraw PROJECT:
A professional project management software application.
* ConceptDraw PRO:
A diagramming and vector drawing software program.
* ConceptDraw Office:
A versatile and flexible application suite comprised of ConceptDraw PRO, ConceptDraw MINDMAP, and ConceptDraw PROJECT.