307 Results for

mathematical

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MyScript Calculator reviewed

If you would like to go back to your early days of learning math using pencil and paper, this app lets you relive those moments, writing math expressions naturally while delivering solutions immediately.

By Jan. 10, 2013

4 stars Editor's rating Jan. 10, 2013

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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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Mathematician says Candy Crush is really, really hard

It seems that a large, logical brain isn't enough to crush it at Candy Crush. Its mathematical difficulty level is very high.

By Mar. 12, 2014

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Pi Day celebrations kick off with a 'pi in the sky'

Skywriting airplanes take to Austin's skies to attempt the impossible: spell out the infinite sequence of pi.

By Mar. 13, 2014

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Physicists rejoice! Will Smith is one of you

In a peculiar interview, Will Smith and his son Jaden discuss pattern theory, mathematics, and man's lack of sophistication in the latter to promote their new movie "After Earth."

By May. 30, 2013

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DARPA wants you to play video games

The Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency is crowdsourcing its software testing with a series of online games aimed at seeking out bugs and vulnerabilities.

By Dec. 16, 2013

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Want to stump Siri? Try 'What's 3.23 minus 1.27?'

Siri seems to be mathematically challenged when trying to subtract certain numbers with decimal points. She'd rather focus on the calendar. See what you get.

By Dec. 5, 2013

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Nio Card NFC 'smartcard' can make and receive Bitcoin payments

The ambitious Kickstarter project aims to create a card that can wirelessly send and receive the digital currency.

By Nov. 29, 2013

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Want to be better at math? Electric shocks could help

In ongoing research with children and adults, an Oxford University researcher finds that stimulating the brain with low-dose electrical currents could help improve learning.

By Feb. 14, 2014

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Mathematician works out formula for perfect pizza

The ideal proportions for toppings and dough on a pizza can be expressed in the language of mathematics. Now that's amore.

By Oct. 23, 2013