XMind is currently the most popular, user-friendly mind mapping & brain storming software from Hong Kong in China. It was written in Java (cross-platform), based on the most advanced Eclipse RCP architecture (thematic structure as plug-in, supports flexible add-ons extension).
Mind mapping is an effective way to express human radioactive thinking. It values both diagrams and words, uses the hierarchy figure to illustrate the relationship between various topics. By building memory links using the topic keywords with images, color, etc., such kind of software can make full use of the law of human brain memory, reading and thinking to help people unlock the infinite potential of human brain.