Seeking Digital Whiteboard App

Richard Esplin richard-lists at esplins.org
Tue Feb 4 10:56:35 MST 2014


I have a coworker who swears by Idea Flight, and Air Sketch looks similar 
(both in the itunes store). I have looked for something similar for Android, 
but haven't found anything.

Richard

On Monday, February 03, 2014 17:38:31 Jonathan Duncan wrote:
> In my office we whiteboard, a lot. Whiteboarding is a great way to get
> ideas out of our heads and communicate visually with others. Ideas often
> translate better as pictures than they do as words.
> 
> Some downsides of whiteboarding: there is not always a whiteboard around,
> there is not always a whiteboard that is large enough to handle all the
> ideas we want to put on it, taking a picture of the contents of a
> whiteboard is handy but could be more efficient.
> 
> As I was in another whiteboarding session today I thought it would be handy
> to have a tablet on which I could draw ideas and the tablet could be
> mirrored onto a large monitor or projector screen. It would be nice if
> screen on the tablet would actually be only a portion of the larger
> picture. I could zoom into a small area, draw or write details, zoom out
> and draw bigger items, etc. All the while, my coworkers could see the big
> picture on the large monitor.
> 
> I am currently in the process of Googling and I see some apps that I am
> researching.
> 
> In the meantime, I am wondering if any pluggers have any app like this
> (iPad or Andriod) can provide some feedback on what they liked or did not
> like about such an app.
> 
> Thanks,
> Jonathan



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