Friday, August 29, 2008

For Mac Eyes Only Quick Tip Weekly - "Spotlight Calculator"

Quick Tip #023

Use Spotlight as an advanced scientific calculator!

Some sample functions available:
sine = sin(x)
cosine = cos(x)
tangent = tan(x)
square root = sqrt(x)
cube root = cbrt(x)
round to nearest integer = rint(x)
x raised to power y = pow(x,y)
pi = pi

Open Terminal and type "man math" to get other functions for use within Spotlight.

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