Searching for information about Pi? Here the latest.

A Pi Day story 26 years in the making

14 March 2015 | 5:50 pm Back in 1989, the Chudnovsky brothers — both professors at NYU — were using the most powerful supercomputers of their day to calculate Pi to 1 billion digits. http://www.philly.com/philly/business/A_Pi_Day_Story_for_3_14_15.html

Math Nerds Celebrate 'Pi Day of the Century' at SXSW Festival

14 March 2015 | 5:21 pm The date and time spelled the first 10 digits of pi: 3.141592653. Revelers here at the 2015 South by Southwest (SXSW) Interactive festival celebrated the event with free mini-pi(e)s, selfies with giant pi symbols, and a countdown to the big moment. Though we all know the famous number as pi, it was actually only given its dessert-sounding name about 300 years ago, when William Jones, a Welsh … http://news.yahoo.com/math-nerds-celebrate-pi-day-century-sxsw-festival-172140642.html

Baseball: As American As Hot Dogs and Apple Pi

14 March 2015 | 4:43 pm March 14 is a day to celebrate both Pi and Pie since our nationalism has been described through the years as being as American as baseball, hot dogs, and apple pie. http://feeds.boston.com/c/35022/f/646890/s/44644941/sc/30/l/0Lboston0N0Csports0Cbaseball0Credsox0Cextras0Cextra0Ibases0C20A150C0A30Cbaseball0Ihot0Idogs0Iand0Iapple0Ipi0Bhtml/story01.htm

NorthWest (John Hazard Book 2) (Kindle Edition) tagged “pi” 7 times

19 November 2012 | 4:05 am NorthWest (John Hazard Book 2) NorthWest (John Hazard Book 2) (Kindle Edition)By JH Glaze Buy new: $2.99 Customer Rating: 4.0 Customer tags: horror(21), supernatural(21), supernatural suspense(20), literary thriller(20), supernatural thriller(20), paranormal series(18), science fiction(18), aliens(17), paranormal(14), pi(7), series http://www.amazon.com/NorthWest-John-Hazard-Book-2-ebook/dp/B006G40WJS?tag=cclub-20

Her Illicit Desires (3-Pack Bundle) (Kindle Edition) tagged “pi” 19 times

6 September 2012 | 12:44 am Her Illicit Desires (3-Pack Bundle) Her Illicit Desires (3-Pack Bundle) (Kindle Edition)By Saffron Daughter Click for more info Customer tags: family erotica(19), daddy sex(19), daddy erotica(19), incest(19), family sex(19), incest erotica(19), pi(19), pseudoincest(18), hot taboo erotica(18), taboo erotica(18), erotica bundle(18), hot pi erotica(18) http://www.amazon.com/Her-Illicit-Desires-3-Pack-Bundle-ebook/dp/B008QNGGCO?tag=cclub-20

Some Like It in Handcuffs (Paperback) tagged “pi” 14 times

29 August 2012 | 8:16 pm Some Like It in Handcuffs Some Like It in Handcuffs (Paperback)By Christine Warner Buy new: $9.80 Customer Rating: 4.0 Customer tags: romantic suspense(72), christine warner(70), detective(68), sexy(68), suspense(67), private investigator(66), handcuffs(65), kidnapping(64), cold case(62), murder(61), the wild rose press(14), pi(14) http://www.amazon.com/Some-Like-Handcuffs-Christine-Warner/dp/1612170226?tag=cclub-20

Jade O'Reilly and the Mysterious Musician (A Sweetwater Short Story) (Kindle Edition) tagged “pi” 12 times

3 August 2012 | 4:10 am Jade O'Reilly and the Mysterious Musician (A Sweetwater Short Story) Jade O’Reilly and the Mysterious Musician (A Sweetwater Short Story) (Kindle Edition)By Tamara Ward Buy new: $0.99 Customer Rating: 4.0 Customer tags: private investigator(13), mystery(13), cozy mystery(13), sweetwater(13), contemporary fiction(13), fun(12), fiction(12), pi(12), nc(12), woman sleuth(11), women sleuths(8), women sleuth(7) http://www.amazon.com/OReilly-Mysterious-Musician-Sweetwater-Short-ebook/dp/B008N0E1CC?tag=cclub-20

Private Deception (A Jade O'Reilly Mystery) (Kindle Edition) tagged “pi” 13 times

3 August 2012 | 4:10 am Private Deception (A Jade O'Reilly Mystery) Private Deception (A Jade O’Reilly Mystery) (Kindle Edition)By Tamara Ward Buy new: $0.99 Customer Rating: 4.0 Customer tags: private eye(15), mystery(15), fun(14), cozy mystery(14), cozy(14), private investigator(13), private detective(13), pi(13), jade(12), jade o reilly(12), women sleuths(8), sweetwater(8) http://www.amazon.com/Private-Deception-Jade-OReilly-Mystery-ebook/dp/B008RCL5B6?tag=cclub-20

Replace a shelf full of retro consoles with the Raspberry Pi | Digital …

14 March 2015 | 1:15 pm Build your own all-in-one retro emulator with the power of a Raspberry Pi and a little bit of spare time on this weekend project. http://www.digitaltrends.com/computing/raspberry-pi-retro-game-guide/

Mathematicians celebrate National Pi Day | WGN-TV

14 March 2015 | 11:51 am Pi is an irrational number that never ends, roughly equal to 3.14. So, people celebrate it on 3/14 of every year. Saturday is extra special because the next numbers in the sequence are one and five, coinciding with the year this … http://wgntv.com/2015/03/14/mathematicians-celebrate-national-pi-day/

The beauty of pi puts infinity within reach – Kottke.org

13 March 2015 | 9:39 pm I'm dreading it. No hope of solving any equations that day, what with the pie-eating contests, the bickering over the merits of pi versus tau (pi times two), and the throwdowns over who can recite more digits of pi. Just stay off … http://kottke.org/15/03/the-beauty-of-pi-puts-infinity-within-reach

Leave a Reply

Don’t Miss Anything!
Subscribe now!

Enter your email address:

Delivered by FeedBurner


The breaking news and utilities available here are free for now. If I get enough donations, I will keep it that way.