[IPython-User] [notebook] centered equations

Brian Granger ellisonbg@gmail....
Sat Apr 27 17:47:02 CDT 2013


Thanks! I will definitely watch this video.

On Sat, Apr 27, 2013 at 3:20 PM, Carl Smith <carl.input@gmail.com> wrote:
> Web typography is a nightmare, especially in something like the Notebook,
> where there's no way to really predict what kind of content you might end up
> having to style for, or the size, ratio or pixel density of the page.
>
> I think, even if you forget tablets, you still need to do some responsive
> stuff with JS, or grab a library that will do it for you. The height of a
> page is now as much a problem as width has always been. Widescreens, AKA
> shortscreens, are terrible for anything beyond watching movies and gaming,
> but they're super popular, so you end up lowering vertical spacing. Then,
> you see how it looks on a hi-den display, with the window twice as high as
> it is wide, and you just wanna cry.
>
> There's no easy answer, and any good answer will involve JS.
>
> I really just wanted to post a link to an excellent talk on typography,
> given this year at Write the Docs (Read the Docs' writers con.). It's
> definitely worth watching if you're chewing on these issues.
>
> http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8J6HuvosP0s
>
> All the best
>
> Carl
>
> P.S. Well done everyone ~ Your work continues to awe us all.
>
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Brian E. Granger
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