28430Re: [midatlanticretro] Cheap Bit Banger's Calculator
- Dec 5, 2012On 12/05/2012 04:17 PM, Neil Cherry wrote:
> I don't know if you have an Android phone or not but for the Android phoneI use i48 and i48CX on my iPhone. They're both wonderful.
> there is Droid48 (HP48 from the x48 project). I have this on my phone and
> tablets. I suspect there should be one for the Apple products too. And it's
> free. It's usually easier to find than any one of my hand held calculators.
> Though I now find that I now can't do anything more than simple calculations
> on anything other than an RPN calculator.
I too am an RPN-head. I haven't used an algebraic calculator in
probably 25 years. I don't find them usable at all. The way we're
taught "how to do math" in 2nd-3rd grade (or so) is OH so
inefficient...and that crap gets ingrained in our brains. Ugh.
Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
New Kensington, PA
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