# Mathematica

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## Mathematica

(tool, mathematics)A popular symbolic mathematics and
graphics system, developed in 1988 by Stephen Wolfram and sold
by Wolfram Research. The language emphasises rules and
pattern-matching. The name was suggested by Steve Jobs.

Mailing list: mathgroup-request@yoda.ncsa.uiuc.edu.

Usenet newsgroup: news:comp.soft-sys.math.mathematica.

["Mathematica: A System for Doing Mathematics by Computer", Stephen Wolfram, A-W 1988].

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Usenet newsgroup: news:comp.soft-sys.math.mathematica.

["Mathematica: A System for Doing Mathematics by Computer", Stephen Wolfram, A-W 1988].

## Mathematica

Mathematical software for Windows, Mac and Linux from Wolfram Research, Inc., Champaign, IL (www.wolfram.com). Launched in 1988, Mathematica includes numerical, graphical and symbolic computation capabilities, all linked to the Wolfram language. With more than 6,000 functions, Mathematica supports 64-bit memory addressing and 64-bit long number partitioning. It also supports threading of numerical linear algebra over multiple CPUs and multicore processors.Want to thank TFD for its existence? Tell a friend about us, add a link to this page, or visit the webmaster's page for free fun content.

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