[IPython-User] [notebook] centered equations

Brian Granger ellisonbg@gmail....
Sun Apr 28 23:18:58 CDT 2013


That talk was great, I really liked it and have updated the issue I
opened with some notes.

Thanks,

Brian

On Sat, Apr 27, 2013 at 3:47 PM, Brian Granger <ellisonbg@gmail.com> wrote:
> 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
> Cal Poly State University, San Luis Obispo
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