Creative thinking, brainstorming, idea generation, and sparking new ideas are all very important in many aspects of life, but the process can be challenging. Below you'll find a collection of apps that can help you "think outside the box" and collect your thoughts.
"A Tool For The Brain"
A mind map is a visual way to collect your ideas and create new ideas. The SimpleMind app is the world leader in cross-platform Mind Mapping tools. More than 8 million users worldwide. Ability to add images and photos, video, and voice memos to a mind map.
SimpleMind Lite is free and SimpleMind Pro, which has many additional features, is $7.99 for Android and $8.99 for iPhone.
"create. innovate. lead."
brainsparker’s random creativity prompts can open minds, ignite the imagination, overcome creative blocks, and brainstorm new ideas. With over 250 creativity prompts simply a tap away, you’ll never be short of creative inspiration.
It’s just like having your own creativity coach on call 24/7, all available in one easy-to-use app. Great for any challenge you’re facing at work, in life, or with a creative project, brainsparker’s unique mix of trigger words, quotes, images, actions, and questions will spark an endless source of fresh ideas. (iPhone only.)
"It all starts with an idea."
Brainstorming, Note Taking, Planning, Idea Management, Knowledge Management, Collaboration. 13 million users: #1 mind mapping tool.
“Ideas worth spreading”
“Feed your curiosity and expand your world with TED Talks. Inspiring talks by remarkable people, free to the world.” Expand your world with thousands of fascinating ideas at your fingertips.