# Pi Ain't Nothing Special

As *Kotaku*'s new weekend editor I am now off Thursday and Friday, so I missed the celebration of Pi Day on 3/14. I felt bad about it. Then I saw Vihart's latest anti-Pi rant.

# You Can Solve This Math Problem, But Can You Solve It Correctly?

It's never too early for math sequence riddles. Veritasium's Derek Muller offered a selection of strangers a simple sequence of three numbers — 2, 4, 8 — and asked them to determine the rule governing the sequence. It's not what you think.

Someone's math professor must like Saints Row. (Via Reid B)

# The Best Apps for Turning Your iPad into an iPre-School

Kids and iPads are a better fit than you'd think—as long as those little hands are clean.

It's pretty easy to concoct counting exercises for little kids. Count the cars. Count the dice. Count the fuzzy dice in people's cars. You get the idea. There will be times, however, when children aren't interested…# DreamBox Succeeds At Tricking Kids Into Learning Math

Seven months ago, DreamBox Learning launched its math-based edutainment site for kids between kindergarten and second grade. Today, it's making virtual headlines with success stories.