avatar image

Welcome, Guest. Please login or register.
Did you miss your activation email?

Login with username, password and session length
  • Saturday October 31, 2020, 12:17 am
  • Proudly celebrating 15+ years online.
  • Donate now to become a lifetime supporting member of the site and get a non-expiring license key for all of our programs.
  • donate

Author Topic: .CDF = interactive document file format from Wolfram / Mathematica  (Read 3553 times)


  • Supporting Member
  • Joined in 2006
  • **
  • Posts: 7,535
    • View Profile
    • Donate to Member
I am not a mathematician, but I am blown away by the features' possibilities, of CDF.

First watch this short 74-seconds intro video: http://www.wolfram.c...df_intro/index2.html

and maybe then this "full" 19½-minutes video explanation: http://www.wolfram.c...asts/announcing_cdf/

Get a free CDF player:
The player is at version 8, so all this is apparently not as new as I first imagined.

Computable Document Format (CDF)

Documents come alive with the power of computation
Powering the next generation of interactive documents, blogs, reports, presentations, articles, books, courseware, information and knowledge applications, and more. Learn more about CDF; explore uses and examples »

See CDF technology in action at the Wolfram Demonstrations Project »
Windows 7/Vista/XP (106MB)
Includes plugin for Internet Explorer, Firefox, Chrome, Opera, & Safari. Other platform?
« Last Edit: July 30, 2011, 03:52 PM by Curt »


  • N.A.N.Y. Organizer
  • Honorary Member
  • Joined in 2006
  • **
  • Posts: 3,198
    • View Profile
    • Donate to Member
Watched the videos.  Very interesting.  Wonder what the chances are that this will become mainstream?