MyScript Calculator: Somehow Calculators Just Got Even More Convenient

Already on Android for the past few months, this conceptually simple calculator app is finally available to iOS users. What may seem basic in theory becomes extraordinary in MyScript's execution, leaving you with a buttonless calculator you'd never think to want but can't imagine living without. » 1/09/13 6:40pm 1/09/13 6:40pm

The Straight-Up Nerdiest Calculator Watch on the Planet Earth

If you're going to have a calculator watch, why trifle? Why bother with something that only performs basic arithmetic? You're trying to make a statement, right: that math is important to you. You should be able to do basic operations in your head. If you're going to wear a calculator on your arm, please wear a badass… » 7/31/12 10:40pm 7/31/12 10:40pm

Computational Devices of the Past Were Beautifully Complex

Long before anybody dreamed of a shiny iPad or glistening ultrabook, engineers and scientists used to get down to business with mechanical calculators to compute their solutions. While the concept of a mechanical calculator sounds ludicrously simple these days, a peek inside one reveals that they're anything but. » 3/21/12 5:50am 3/21/12 5:50am