The Software Toolworks started in 1980 as a publisher of software for Heath/Zenith personal computers. Early products included MYCHESS®, The Original Adventure, and the C/80 C compiler for CP/M. In 1994, The Software Toolworks was renamed Mindscape.
Among its most successful software titles were The Chessmaster® and Mavis Beacon Teaches Typing®. The Toolworks also created the Miracle Piano Teaching System.
The Miracle Piano Teaching System was
supported by Jump Software, but they are gone.