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Forget rounding, give us proper scientific notation!
Authored by: germ on Dec 12, '05 12:40:34PM

I cannot understand why after all these years OS X has been out, the Calculator is still an embarrassment. Have you tried using scientific notation?

I wish Apple would finally give us a decent Calculator by implementing HP-style SCI, ENG, and DEC display styles!!!



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Forget rounding, give us proper scientific notation!
Authored by: kirkmc on Dec 13, '05 02:08:10AM

What I don't understand is why the precision is set to _anything_ by default. There should be a None or Off setting in that list. (The default setting is 11.)

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Forget rounding, give us proper scientific notation!
Authored by: phatmatt on Dec 14, '05 05:53:35PM

Have you tried using bc from the command line? It seems to be pretty complete calculator.



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