Frink is a calculating tool and programming language designed to help you in the real world. It tracks units of measurement throughout all calculations and ensures that answers are correct. It converts between systems of measurement, and has a huge library of physical data. It is both a simple calculator for quick calculations and a full-fledged programming language for large tasks. It draws high-quality graphics, handles conversions between time zones, currencies, and historical values of the U.S. dollar and the British pound, translates between several languages, does date/time math, and more.
|Tags||education Internet Scientific/Engineering Astronomy Software Development Interpreters Text Processing Mathematics General|
|Operating Systems||OS Independent SymbianOS Android|
Release Notes: This release adds a lot of language translations using the not-very-reliable Google Translate engine. In addition, many improvements have been made for the Android platform. The stability of Frink Server Pages was improved.
Release Notes: This release fixes subtle problems in the mathematical transformation library. Frink can now solve systems of simultaneous equations. In addition, the Android release has been improved to prompt users to save changes to their programs when loading or creating a new program.
Release Notes: This release expands the power of Frink's symbolic math capabilities. Sample programs have been added that allow Frink to solve systems of simultaneous equations.
Release Notes: This release adds a variety of small improvements. The Frink-Java bridge has been extended to handle more string conversions. Many error messages have been improved. The Swing GUI has been made more usable. Several methods for storing colors have been added. Several mathematical functions were added. Support for the Android platform has been greatly improved, including better threading, fixing some graphics issues, and more program safety.
Release Notes: This release fixes a bug that might have produced the error, "Expression requires 2 or more arguments." It is highly recommended that you upgrade. In addition, symbolic transformation rules have been improved, the Emacs mode for Frink can now run programs directly, and several major usability improvements have been made to the Android user interface.