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  • Mathematica icon


    Mathematica is a computational software program used widely in scientific, engineering, and mathematical fields and other areas of...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

  • Sage icon


    Sage is a free open-source mathematics software system licensed under the GPL. It combines the power of many existing open-source...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Web / Cloud

  • GNU Octave icon

    GNU Octave

    Octave is a computer program for performing numerical computations which is mostly compatible with...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • RStudio icon


    RStudio™ is a new integrated development environment (IDE) for R. RStudio combines an intuitive user interface with powerful coding...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux Xfce

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    IPython is an interactive shell for the Python programming language that offers enhanced introspection, additional shell syntax...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • SciPy & Numpy icon

    SciPy & Numpy

    SciPy (pronounced "Sigh Pie") is open-source software for mathematics, science, and engineering. It is also the name of a...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Programmer's Notepad icon

    Programmer's Notepad

    Notepad more focused on developing than just scribble down notes. These is not an exhaustive feature list, but gives you some idea...

    Open Source Windows

  • Scilab icon


    Scilab is a scientific software package for numerical computations providing a powerful open computing environment for engineering and...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Komodo IDE

    Code smarter and faster with Komodo IDE, the cross-platform professional development environment for dynamic languages and open...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

  • wxMaxima icon


    wxMaxima is a document based interface for the computer algebra system Maxima. wxMaxima uses wxWidgets and runs natively on Windows...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Maple icon


    Maple is a general-purpose commercial computer algebra system. Users can enter mathematics in traditional mathematical notation....

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

  • PyScripter icon


    PyScripter is a free and open-source Python Integrated Development Environment (IDE) created with the ambition to become competitive...

    Open Source Windows

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    Freemat Discontinued

    FreeMat is an environment for rapid engineering and scientific processing. It is similar to commercial systems such as MATLAB from...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Thunderpad icon


    Thunderpad (formerly Textpad) is a simple, general-purpose and cross-platform text editor written in C++ using the Qt libraries....

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Pe (Programmer’s Editor) icon

    Pe (Programmer’s Editor)

    Pe, short for Programmer’s Editor, is an open source text editor for BeOS. It is targeted towards source-code editing, and features...

    Open Source Haiku

  • Addi icon


    Java based and open sourced version of matlab and octave Getting more and more compatible over time.

    Open Source Android

  • Axiom icon


    Axiom is a general purpose Computer Algebra system. It is useful for research and development of mathematical algorithms. It defines a...

    Open Source Mac Linux

  • Ascend icon


    ASCEND is a free open-source software program for solving small to very large mathematical models. ASCEND can solve systems of...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Jasymca is an interactive System for solving math problems. It supports arbitrary precision numbers and symbolic variables. Scalars...

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  • OpenModelica icon


    OpenModelica – A Free Modelica Environment! OpenModelica is an open-source Modelica-based modeling and simulation environment...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Mirai Math icon

    Mirai Math

    Graphical frontend for GNU Octave. Edit formulas in native mathematical notation. Available / tested for Linux x586 / x86_64...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • PyDSTool icon


    PyDSTool is a sophisticated & integrated simulation and analysis environment for dynamical systems models of physical systems...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

  • Reinteract icon


    Reinteract is a system for interactive experimentation with Python. Reinteract worksheets contain Python code combined with the...

    Open Source Mac Windows Linux

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    Online math solver, equation library, graphing calculator and science/engineering problem helper.

    Free Web / Cloud

  • SimulationX icon


    SimulationX is an interdisciplinary, multi-domain simulation software for the design, analysis and optimization of complex systems on...

    Freemium Windows

  • Doronix Math Toolbox icon

    Doronix Math Toolbox

    Doronix Math Toolbox is a numerical computing environment with programming language which can be used as alternative to MATLAB. It...

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

  • MathJournal icon


    MathJournal is an interactive program for the Tablet PC that provides a natural and intuitive environment for solving mathematical and...

    Commercial Windows

  • Magma icon


    A software package designed to solve computationally hard problems in algebra, number theory, geometry and combinatorics.

    Commercial Mac Windows Linux

  • CloudStat icon


    CloudStat is the cloud environment for building statistical applications collaboratively.

    Free Web / Cloud

  • Rodeo icon


    Rodeo is a Python IDE for doing data science and analysis natively on your desktop.

    Free Mac Windows Linux

  • DataJoy icon


    DataJoy is an online Python and R editor for data analysis, statistics, numerical modelling and machine learning.

    Free Personal Web / Cloud

  • Dymola icon


    Multi-Engineering Modeling and Simulation The unique multi-engineering capabilities of Dymola presents new and revolutionary...

    Commercial Windows

  • Calculation Laboratory icon

    Calculation Laboratory

    Calculation Laboratory is an online environment for numerical computations. By using this site you get fast access to the easy-to-use...

    Free Web / Cloud

Spyder Comments

Very hard to get this software working under Mac OS X, be w ...

Comment by rsnemmen
about Spyder Jun 2011

Very hard to get this software working under Mac OS X, be warned