IDEATOR is an idea generating tool, which supported both by verbal and visual thinking. It can help users get more image stimuli while brainstorming, to get inspired, boost creativity, improve thinking efficiency, and to identify the core problem. Especially, IDEATOR also helps users clearly organizing the structure of idea map to communicate ideas with others.
Mind map development:
It is used to unfold the association of users’ text concepts, and each concept word can be directly used as a keyword for retrieving relevant images on-line.
During the collaborative discussion, users can mark important images with stars, which enables team members quickly organize and display images that been considered most important. If users marked certain concept words as different color for categorizing on the mind map, the frame color of the images showed in a concept word will be consistent with the category color of the concept word, allowing the users clearly identify the association between the images and concept words.
The images collected in a concept word can be previewed on the mind map, by which the users can view and memorize the images that have been retrieved from a concept word; and all the image preview window can be closed once the users pressing the close preview button.
Annotation for image categorizing:
In the mode of mind map development, each concept word can be marked with different color to show the categories. If the users long pressed a concept word frame and moved it to another branch with different color category, the moved concept word will be applied the category color which consistent with the branch concept word to show their category relationship.
Besides the operation of a single user, IDEATOR allowing users to share project links to their team member for collaborating, by which the team members can join the team work, edit the mind map and discuss the ideas even if they are working in different spaces.
Directly switching account in IDEATOR can help different users get into their collaborative project quickly on the same mobile device and keep their privacy of the working content.
There is no need to click any save icon, the IDEATOR will autosave all data in a short time and not worry about the disappearance of data.