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Displaying a table in a figure

I'm often asked how to include a table of numbers in a figure. While it's possible to use an array of edit boxes, I've always recommended using an ActiveX spreadsheet control as an easier (and more... read more >>

MATLAB on an embedded processor

MATLAB is a great language, and our users always want to take it to the next level. In the latest release of MATLAB and Simulink we added the ability to write MATLAB code that can be placed on an... read more >>

Cleve’s demos

Some of you may know that the first version of MATLAB was written by Cleve Moler. Cleve is still here at The MathWorks as our Chief Scientist, and here are some demos that he wrote showing a variety... read more >>

3-d Point selection

NoteThe file submission referenced in this post is no longer available on File Exchange. Selection of a three dimensional point from a two dimensional display is a tricky problem. Joe Conti has... read more >>

Talking MATLAB

Fahad Al Mahmood's Speak takes advantage of Microsoft Office's spoken word engine to make MATLAB talk. This brings me back to grad school days, using MATLAB 5 on a PowerComputing Mac clone. Speak... read more >>

Surface plots from scatter data

I do a lot of seminars and talk to a lot of people about what they are trying to do in MATLAB. One of the more common questions is how to get a surface plot from their data when the data is not on a... read more >>

Instrument Drivers

You all know that Release 14 was just released (which will probably put me out of the File Exchange business since the new features make my most popular files irrelevant). One of the things I'm most... read more >>

Interactive Movie Player

NoteThe file submission referenced in this post is no longer available on File Exchange. OK, it's time for a confession. I'm embarrassed. Really embarrassed. A little while back I posted a media... read more >>

World’s greatest predictive tool

People do some fancy stuff with MATLAB to predict future events – from what the stock market will do next to determining if a design change will allow an airplane to meet performance specs. … read more >>

Two dimensional histogram

The other day I was doing a Monte Carlo analysis where I had two independent varables and one scalar output. A good visualization for this is a two dimensional histogram. Unfortunatly, these are not... read more >>

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