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formulas

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How to enter formulas in Numbers

It almost goes without saying that some sort of office productivity suite is required for a new Mac system, and while some might gravitate to Microsoft Office there are others available that can perform quite similarly.

By Feb. 3, 2012

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Microsoft Office for iPad (iOS)

The Office for iPad apps are a great middle ground between desktop and smartphone versions, and are a must-have for frequent Office users.

By Mar. 27, 2014

4.5 stars Editor's rating Mar. 27, 2014

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Mextures for iOS

With tons of film textures, a layer manager, and a well-designed interface, anyone who wants to try something different with their photos should download this app.

By Jun. 6, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Jun. 6, 2013

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Microsoft is resting on its laurels, Steve Wozniak says

Apple co-founder Steve Wozniak reckons Microsoft is getting lazy, and that Apple managed to stay nimble despite its size.

By Aug. 26, 2013

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Google's Euler doodle highlights an O.G. math star

The search engine celebrated Tax Day by paying tribute to one of the original numbers guys on his 306th birthday.

By Apr. 15, 2013

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'Treegonometry' uses math for perfect Xmas tree

U.K. students calculate a math formula for just the right proportion of tree decorations. Their efforts won't win a Nobel Prize, but they do add up to a bit of festive fun.

By Dec. 11, 2012

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Google subtracts MathML from Chrome, and anger multiplies

Because of security and performance issues, Google's browser will rely on a JavaScript workaround, not native support, for showing math equations. That's angered researchers who like the Web standard.

By Nov. 5, 2013

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Mobile Office for Android

Office Mobile is worth downloading if you're a current Office 365 subscriber, but with only basic editing features, this app should be free for all.

By Jul. 31, 2013

3.5 stars Editor's rating Jul. 31, 2013

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Chrome 24 brings math formatting, better offline abilities

Alongside the perpetual effort to speed up JavaScript, Google's newest browser gets MathML support, offline data storage with IndexedDB, and security fixes.

By Jan. 10, 2013

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Yitang Zhang: A prime-number proof and a world of persistence

An exciting breakthrough by an academic little known before last year is firing up mathematicians. Now even playwrights are getting in on the act.

By Feb. 12, 2014