Two University of Saskatchewan students have had their work published in an unusual venue – a calendar. Jingting Lei and Xiaojing Lu, mentored by Dr. Winston Zeng, of The Spatial Initiative, produced a map of aboriginal communities in northern Saskatchewan. This map was compiled in response to multiple requests to The Spatial Initiative for high quality maps for northern areas, including northern Saskatchewan. Continue reading
Wolfram just released a new version of Mathematica to fix the bugs in the last release (see previous post). As some of the bugs patched can cause a “system crash”, it is recommended that anyone using 11.0 upgrade as soon as possible. The list of fixes are listed on the Wolfram site.
The install files are on the Windows share \\ditto\rc\Mathematica11.0.1
Note that this is not a patch, but a new install – you may be requested to remove 11.0. If so, please remove that version.
This is to note that the next version of Mathematica – 11.0 – has been released by Wolfram. Continue reading
The license servers for ArcGIS have been updated to the current release of ArcGIS, 10.4, giving researchers and computer labs the opportunity to install the latest release.
The license server for Maple has been updated to permit use of the current version – Maple 2016. The currently supported versions of Maple are 18, 2015, and 2016. Continue reading
The current version of Mathematica available on campus is 10.4.1. Wolfram recommends that people update to this version, if they are currently running 10.4. Continue reading
Today, January 28, is international Data Privacy Day. Happy Data Privacy Day!
The idea of this “celebration” is to promote discussion and thought about privacy considerations around data – both data about you, and data that you might have gathered as part of your research.
You can now install the latest patch for Mathematica – 10.3.1 – on your desktop computer. Please consider installing this patch.
The software can be found at \\ditto\rc\Mathematica10.3 Continue reading