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Wolfram education apps raise teaching dilemma

A company that caters to Ph.Ds is recrafting its software for students of math, music, and more. But will turning an iPod into a calculus calculator be a crutch or a brain booster?

By January 18, 2011


Buzz Out Loud 650: Calculus is bogus

Rounding down to zero? Pish-posh. In other intriguing news, Google and Dell may be working on an iPhone competitor. Dishy.

By January 30, 2008


Green-tech news harvest: Stealth geothermal start-up, solar parking lots

Wrightspeed's electric car is a screamer; a dip into water monitoring investing; Evergreen Solar's big order; and the biofuels and food calculus.

By May 23, 2008


Cybersecurity's changing face

Symantec CEO John Thompson says the rapid evolution of cyberattacks is forcing a new calculus of considerations among customers as well as software security providers.

By March 12, 2002


The new rules governing M&A

Financial writer Tom Taulli expects tech mergers to surge next year. But in the aftermath of Sept. 11, buyers and sellers will face a decidedly different calculus of considerations.

October 23, 2001


Short Take: Kaplan to offer advanced placement test preparation online

Kaplan Educational Centers and Microsoft cofounder Paul Allen's online education firm, Apex Online Learning, will offer AP Test Prep, a set of online test preparation courses for advanced placement exams. AP Test Prep will be available in spring 2000 for students expected to take AP exams in May. Courses will include U.S. government and politics, statistics, calculus, macroeconomics, and microeconomics and will be available at Kaptest.com.

November 11, 1999