Math

01.06.15
Answer: Don't Be Stupid game impractically expects just that
01.06.15

Answer: Don't Be Stupid game impractically expects just that

Answer: Don't Be Stupid is a game that makes you feel ever so slightly, well, stupid. That's becau...

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12.22.14
Quantum physics theory is easier to understand than you think
12.22.14

Quantum physics theory is easier to understand than you think

Wrapping your head around quantum physics is tricky, no matter how well-educated you are -- if it...

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10.22.14
Calvertr: A unique calculator and conversion app
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10.22.14

Calvertr: A unique calculator and conversion app

Calvertr (US$2.99) is a clever evolution of the standard calculator and conversions app. As a calc...

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10.21.14
PhotoMath uses your phone's camera to solve equations
10.21.14

PhotoMath uses your phone's camera to solve equations

Need a little help getting through your next big math exam? MicroBlink has an app that could help...

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09.29.14
Mathematician tries to predict the next two 'Game of Thrones' books
09.29.14

Mathematician tries to predict the next two 'Game of Thrones' books

Tired of waiting for George R. R. Martin to finish the next book in the Song of Ice and Fire serie...

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09.22.14
Xprize's next big challenge: software that lets kids teach themselves
09.22.14

Xprize's next big challenge: software that lets kids teach themselves

The Xprize organization has inspired people to take on some pretty lofty goals, ranging from seque...

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04.15.14
The Daily Grind: What real-world lessons have you learned from MMOs?
04.15.14

The Daily Grind: What real-world lessons have you learned from MMOs?

Back in January, a Lifehacker op-ed chronicled six things the writer had learned from playing World...

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03.11.14
Numerical for iOS rethinks the calculator
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03.11.14

Numerical for iOS rethinks the calculator

The Apple calculator in iOS and OS X have remained pretty much unchanged since both were released. T...

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03.01.14
Bing search gets a scientific calculator almost two years after Google
03.01.14

Bing search gets a scientific calculator almost two years after Google

If Bitcoin currency conversion is too trivial a use for you, loyal Bing user, perhaps the addition...

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