History of the Computer - Computers and Technology by Michael Cooper
... While Thomas of Colmar was developing the desktop calculator, a series of very interesting developments in computers was started in Cambridge, England, by Charles Babbage (of which the computer store "Babbages" is named), a mathematics professor. In 1812, Babbage realized that many long calculations, especially those needed to make mathematical tables, were really a series of predictable actions that were constantly repeated. From this he suspected that it should be possible to do these ...
Attorney Fees - Part 4 - Other Legal Fees by Steve Dimeck
... Don't be afraid to pull out your calculator and check the math on your bill. If you find that the numbers are not adding up, simply bring it to your lawyer's attention. Anytime you think your lawyer's bill contains an error or something that you don't agree with, contact your lawyer immediately and try to resolve the discrepancy. Not Being Able to Pay the BillIf you cannot afford paying your lawyer's bill, contact your lawyer immediately (don't wait) to see if you can make any payment ...
Indian Mobile Infrastructure - To 3G or Not To 3G by Braham Singh
... Unlike EDGE, going 3G does not just involve software upgrades and the math becomes more daunting by orders of magnitude. For starters, the air-interface/ frame structure (WCDMA as against TDMA) is totally different. This means changes at every cell-site in the network. And then of course there is the entire wherewithal required to inter-operate with existing 2G elements of the network. An alternative however does exist, that until recently dare not speak its name for fear of the ...
Tools for the ‘Sucstressed’ by Roxie Hickman
... Turbo-Note also has a calculator function. I’ve only been using Turbo Notes a short time and already this little program has made a big impact. I'm sure there are other uses I haven't discovered yet. What I do know is that Turbo-Note is easy to install, easy to use, and there is a free trial version. Trax Time There are solo business owners, believe it or not, that get so busy they lose track of time spent on billable work. The direct result is a loss of money.
How to Add Shares to a Profitable Position by Chris Perruna
... Now, take a look at how this works (it doesn’t work perfectly every time but this time I kept the numbers round): Using the position sizing calculator; plug in a portfolio value of $110,000, a risk of 1.5%, stop loss of 8% and an average cost basis of $45.83 What do you get? Amazing: a position size of $20,625 or 450 shares. I currently hold 450 shares with a dollar value slightly lower ($19,318.80) than the maximum calculation in this equation.
Google Is Not Only A Search Engine! by Walter Vandenhoute
... 5+2*3) in the Google seach box and you get the result, even with complicated math! - Definitions: when you search for 'define Personal Computer', you get the definition of that word; - With Froogle, you can search for products (independent free service)
and (Froogle for your cell phone) - With 'I'm Feeling Lucky™' next to the Google search box you will see directly the first web page for your query. You will not see the other search results at all.
Children With Learning Disabilities by Aaron Schwartz
... The matter is that it can help to avoid some stressful situations and can give children more time for thinking. It also will give them the opportunity of using dictionary, thesaurus and a calculator, that is recommended in the case of children with learning disabilities. The process of assessment will be as following. After receiving instruction the child will go to the machine. It will present him with a question and choice of answers. Each answer will correspond to a key.
Weight Loss One Step at a Time by Kory Doszpoly
... Everything is fresh and made right there. And finally, I monitor my progress using the online software I wrote that utilizes genuine nutritional data from Subway® making calorie counting a no-brainer. It tracks 16 different pieces of nutritional information ranging from calories to vitamins. I just plug in the sandwich into the calculator, click “save” and the data is stored in the database. Color charts help me keep track of whether or not I am getting closer to my goals.