Mathematical Digest

Short Summaries of Articles about Mathematics
in the Popular Press

"Numbers Crunched While You Wait." NetWatch, Science, 17 October 2003, page367.

Google now has a calculator thatcan handle algebraic, trigonometric, exponential, and logarithmic functions. Thecalculator also does conversions such as teaspoons to cups or parsecs to lightyears.

--- Mike Breen

American Mathematical Society