updated 08:40 am EDT, Fri September 23, 2005
ConceptDraw MINDMAP 4
CS Odessa has released , a mind-mapping program for Mac OS X. New features include freehand branch drawing, floating and callout topics, task information support and ability to import MindManager files on both Mac and PC. Freehand Branch Drawing makes mind-mapping quicker - users add branches by simply clicking over the map. Callout and floating topics allow putting down comments and ideas that do not associate with the map. The extended customizable collection of symbols provide for more expression freedom by letting users choose a symbol style. Another important feature of version 4.0 is ability to import files created in popular mind-mapping application MindManager. The update also adds export to Microsoft Word and Project. ConceptDraw MINDMAP 4 is available for $100 (Personal) and $200 (Professional).