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Abstract vs LayerVault: What are the differences?

Abstract: A platform for modern design teams to work together. Abstract builds upon and extends the stable technology of Git to host and manage your work; LayerVault: LayerVault makes designing alone better and designing together great. One central LayerVault repository. Accessible to everyone, simplified, and organized without the effort. Whether using LayerVault Sync or Dropbox, we store and organize your design work. No desktop interface or command line.

Abstract and LayerVault can be categorized as "Visual Version Control" tools.

Some of the features offered by Abstract are:

  • version control
  • commenting
  • annotation

On the other hand, LayerVault provides the following key features:

  • File Sync
  • Version Control
  • Collaboration
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    Great way to maintain historical uxd knowledge
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    Easy to track down versions
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What is Abstract?

Abstract builds upon and extends the stable technology of Git to host and manage your work.

What is LayerVault?

One central LayerVault repository. Accessible to everyone, simplified, and organized without the effort. Whether using LayerVault Sync or Dropbox, we store and organize your design work. No desktop interface or command line.

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