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SPSS releases update to PASW statistical analysis package

SPSS has announced the release of PASW Statistics 18, a new version of its statistical analysis software.

Vibration for iPhone

Not everyone will need this app, which uses the built-in accelerometer to turn your iPhone or iPod touch into a vibration spectrum analyzer. But if you're an engineer, mechanic, or software developer, Vibration gives you an accurate, easy-to-use tool.

PCalc calculator app ready for iPhone 3.0

PCalc 1.6, arriving on the App Store Monday, has been built for this week's iPhone 3.0 update, adding support for copy and paste to the calculator app.

Slideshow: Macs at the Maker Faire

Maker Faire is a two-day do-it-yourself tech and craft fest held in the Bay Area. We paid a visit to the fourth annual event and took note of all the Mac- and Apple-based exhibits on display.

CrystalMaker sports anaglyph 3D support

CrystalMaker, used to visualize crystals and molecules, now works in 3D, using good old-fashioned red-blue glasses.

Mathematica Home Edition released

Mathematica Home Edition is a version of Wolfram's analytic software licensed for personal use.

HOBO data logger software available as trial version

Onset Computer's HOBOware Pro software is now available in downloadable trial version.

Review: Wolfram Mathematica 7

Mathematica 7.0 continues the tradition of the past 20 years—each version sets a new standard for scientific and technical computing innovation.

Wolfram introduces Mathematica 7

Wolfram Research has released Mathematica 7, a new version of its computing software for science and engineering.

Review: Maple 12

For this update, Maple has chosen to build on its strengths as a pedagogical tool and to strengthen its ties to the engineering and technical-computing arenas.