This latest version of VSN's heavyweight flagship is everything that users would expect. It also builds on recent work to dramatically enhance the facilities for exploratory users.
Felix Grant reviews this technical graphics program that delivers everything you would expect - and more.
When the imminent Mathematica release 5.0 was announced, at the beginning of June, it was the first full-digit upgrade for four years. Even incremental updates had only come twice within that time; that's unusual these days.
Mathematics is ubiquitous and Ray Girvan finds that Maple 10 has evolved to put a friendly face on deep maths
Felix Grant took data-mining software, S-Plus 6.1 and Insightful Miner, into the frozen wilderness and found that he could not choose between them