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Premium Mathematica software free on budget Raspberry Pi

Wolfram Research is giving away its Mathematica software for use on the diminutive, $25 Raspberry Pi computers -- and debuting a brand-new programming language.

By November 22, 2013

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'New Kind of Science' falls short of its iPad e-book potential

New support for Retina graphics helps a lot, but Stephen Wolfram's magnum opus about math, computing, and physics could be so much more.

By February 6, 2014

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Wolfram seeks to harvest data from Net-connected gadgets

The Mathematica developer's new Connected Device Project seeks to incorporate data from Net-connected devices and eventually make them programmable through the Wolfram Language.

By January 7, 2014

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Research gets hands-on with fingerprint evaluation

Three inexpensive programs could help determine the quality of fingerprints far better than what humans are capable of, researchers at Penn State say.

By July 3, 2013

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Listen to the sound of the Big Bang in hi-fi

A professor of physics has remastered in high fidelity the sound of the universe being born.

By April 11, 2013

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Wolfram gives Mathematica 8 a human touch

Human-language input, albeit the pretty constrained version suitable for Wolfram Alpha, now can be used to control the Mathematica science and math software.

By November 16, 2010

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Erstwhile enemy Sculley: Jobs was 'greatest CEO'

John Sculley, who ousted Jobs from Apple, offered praise after his death. Also: tributes from U.K. leader David Cameron, mathematician Stephen Wolfram, and an XKCD cartoon.

By October 6, 2011

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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

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Mathematica 7 arrives with built-in human genome

The newest version of the software gets new data sets, image processing abilities, and built-in support for quad-core chips.

By November 19, 2008

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Wolfram Alpha's niche continues to elude

Stephen Wolfram's most ambitious project to date has yet to make a dent in the search market. However, the Internet search problem is far from settled.

By May 18, 2010