A discussion board is an internet application for conducting online discussions. Web forums, message boards, internet forums, community forums, discussion groups, bulletin boards, and simply forums are all terms used to describe discussion boards.
An annotation and markup tool is a text or drawing tool that helps you add information to text, an image, a database, or any other piece of content. These tools can also be used on various formats such as a whiteboard or PowerPoint presentation, to annotate the selected content.
Brainstorming is a technique used by design teams to generate ideas for solving specific design problems. Teams address a problem using "How Can We" questions under regulated conditions and in a free-thinking atmosphere. They generate a large number of ideas and link them to find possible solutions.
Collaboration tools make it easier for people to work together. A collaboration tool's aim is to assist a group of two or more people in achieving a shared goal or objective. Paper, flipcharts, post-it notes, and whiteboards are examples of non-technical collaboration tools. Collaboration software, on the other hand, is a technological tool.