Mathematica 10 introduces a host of new areas—such as machine learning, computational geometry, geographic computation, and device connectivity—as well as deepening capabilities and coverage across the algorithmic world.
You can find out about all the new features of Mathematica 10 here.
Stat/Transfer (by Circle Systems) provides fast, reliable, and convenient data transfer between popular software packages. Stat/Transfer handles missing statistical data, value, and variable labels and more when moving from one file format to another.
Stat/Transfer 12 has added the following features:
Chromium is an open source web browser project from which Google Chrome draws its source code. The browsers share the majority of the code and features, though there are some minor differences in features and they have different licensing. One of the goals is to provide a tabbed window manager, or shell for the web, via a minimalist user interface, as opposed to being a traditional browser application.
Mozilla Firefox is a free and open source web browser developed by the Mozilla Foundation and its subsidiary, the Mozilla Corporation. Firefox uses the Gecko layout engine to render web pages, which implements current and anticipated web standards.
Firefox 17 includes the following new features:
First revision of the Social API and support for Facebook Messenger.
LibreOffice is a free and open source office suite, developed by the The Document Foundation. LibreOffice includes programs to do word processing, spreadsheets, slideshows, diagrams and drawings, maintain databases, and compose math formulae.
LibreOffice 3.4 includes changes in the following major areas:
Impress / Draw
There is an extensive description of new features and "most annoying bugs" in LibreOffice 3.4...
Emacs is a family of text editors that are extensible, customizable, self-documenting, and offer a real-time display editor. GNU Emacs is an open source project under the Free Software Foundation with over 2,000 built-in commands and the ability to combine those commands into macros to automate work.
GNU Emacs 24 is the latest major version that includes the following new features:
A packaging system and interface (M-x list-packages) for downloading and installing extensions. A default package archive is hosted by GNU and maintained by the Emacs...