PCalc for iPhone and iPad has been updated, primarily adding support for 3D Touch on the iPhone 6s. The calculator app now supports the activation of quick actions by pressing firmly on the app icon. You can also configure exactly what actions appear under PCalc's new 3D Touch settings within the app itself. Show More Summary
Manufacturers have made a science out of managing capacity. By calculating the output necessary to meet customer demand, it's possible to calculate how many lines, shifts and people you need to keep it all going. Production managersShow More Summary
Most investors consider the stock market's valuation before making their decisions to buy or sell. The most popular and straighforward measure of value is the price-earnings (P/E) ratio, which is simply calculated by taking the market price of the stock market and dividing it by a year's worth of earnings. Show More Summary
Scientists have calculated that millions of tons of hydrocarbons are produced annually by photosynthetic bacteria in the world's oceans.
UK's High Court this week will issue a ruling about whether Uber's driver app can legally be classed as a taximeter or not. Black cabs say the Uber smartphone app is illegal because it calculates fares like a meter. By law, only black cabs can have meters installed. Show More Summary
The most unsanitary area on a commercial plane is the tray table — the same place you set down your food and drinks during a flight.That disturbing finding came from a study by the online trip calculating site Tripmath.com, which conducted swab tests on the surfaces of five airports and four flights.Confounding...
In case you thought Hillary Clinton was too calculating and/or cold, the democratic presidential hopeful stopped by Saturday Night Live last night. In a skit with Kate McKinnon as Clinton, Clinton played a bartender named Val while Miley...Show More Summary
'This is a calculated smear campaign against parents,' said Jack Fonseca of Campaign Life Coalition.
IT’S LIKE SPORTS CENTER, BUT LESS POLITICAL: Republican Candidate Power Rankings #2, as calculated by Roger Simon at his Diary of a Mad Voter site.
By Amy Marturana for Well+GOOD When bloating, cramping, or heartburn strikes, my brain goes into (WTF) detective mode, calculating every last morsel that passed through my lips and evaluating it after the fact as a potential threat.Show More Summary
The Russian President is taking a chance by intervening in a bloody civil war in Syria, but his gamble is a calculated one
Swans, swans, more swans. If the lifespan of a dance critic were calculated by the number of performances of Swan… The post No laughing matter appeared first on The Spectator.
MPs have claimed nearly £4.3m in motoring-related expense claims over the past three years, according to new figures from Auto Express. The publication calculated totals for each of the 11 regions defined by the Independent Parliamentary Standards Authority (IPSA) and found that around £1.4m was claimed by MPs per year – an average of £130,000 […]
The evening after I'd given birth to my daughter, I sat in the hospital bed and held her in my arms, unsteadied by the responsibility that lay before me. I'd calculated what it would cost to provide for her every month, what to budget...Show More Summary
Kristin Cavallari is currently pregnant with her third child (due by Defamer’s calculations in approximately 33 days) and a book called Balancing in Heels (due much, much later). While Kristin’s husband might be around for her book party, he’s not going to make the baby launch. Read more...
One of the biggest criticisms of Hillary Clinton is that she seems very calculated and rehearsed, like Marnie from Girls. With Bernie Sanders getting popular among the youths, Hillary sat down with Lena Dunham, "a voice of a generation," to reach said generation. Show More Summary
The majority of consumers using online finance calculators want to pay a deposit of £1,000 and cap their monthly payment at £200. Research carried out by G Forces and Codeweavers found that 48 months was the most popular loan term for loans closely followed by 60 months. Most users of online finance calculators adjusted the […]
Guest essay by John Goetz As noted in an earlier post, the monthly raw averages for USHCN data are calculated with up to nine days are missing from the daily records. Those monthly averages are usually not discarded by the USHCN quality control and adjustment models, although the final values are almost always estimated as…
The airline industry profits by having you pay extra to be treated like a human being. If you’ve ever seen those pictures of flight from the air industry’s “Golden Age” -- roughly the 1950s to the 1970s -- you know how hard it is toShow More Summary
GOP presidential hopeful Jeb Bush knew exactly what he was doing when he insulted African-American voters by alleging that the Democrats buy their votes with "free stuff." In fact, it was no accident that he hurled his slur at Democrats at a campaign stop in South Carolina. Show More Summary