June 2007

Battle of the mind mappers… Part dos

So after my first post on the topic, i got several comments on other web 2.0 mind mapping tools. I’ve played a little more with each, and have some thoughts. As a frame of reference for my comparison application is inspiration. I used it for years. I only stopped because… well I’m cheap and didn’t want to spend another 80 bones for the mac version. However it’s a great app, that I loved using, despite it’s rather kid like "my first application" UI. So first up. Bubble-Mind bubble-mind is probably the closest in look and interface to Inspiration. the nodes are draggable, you can branch, move, manipulate, etc each node, organize the nodes however you like. There’s a nice little macro-view so you can see your entire map, even when…

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Galactica… the end is nigh

:( it’s official "This show was always meant to have a beginning, a middle and, finally, an end," Eick and Moore said in a statement on May 31. "Over the course of the last year, the story and the characters have been moving strongly toward that end, and we’ve decided to listen to those internal voices and conclude the show on our own terms. And while we know our fans will be saddened to know the end is coming, they should brace themselves for a wild ride getting there: We’re going out with a bang." Wow, I didn’t see it coming. It’s not enough to have to wait for ’08 for the show to come back, but when it does, that’s it. I know it’s better to end on your…

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