You, a tech startup with millions in angel finance: made an app to turn handwritten maths into TeX.
Me, just the worst kind of smart alec: convinced a pen #plotter to turn TeX into handwritten maths
between 1996 and 2015, the only Irish county names given to children born in the UK were:
oh wow, firefox developer tools has a tool to simulate colour vision deficiency and contrast loss! https://developer.mozilla.org/en-US/docs/Tools/Accessibility_inspector/Simulation
@christianp I don't know any other symbols, but in Chinese user interfaces, the colour red often stands for correct / success / OK. In the West, we're used to green for OK and red for errors.
For comparison, here are the slides I used in 2014: https://www.staff.ncl.ac.uk/christian.perfect/outreach-enneahedron-slides/
weirdly, the custom element code I copied from MDN didn't work in Chrome, for <undisclosed reasons>. I've found a way of making it work now
The talk went really well last time, so I didn't want to change too much. One thing I'm really struck by now is that every character in the story, including me, is a white man. I'm not sure what to do about that.
I'll tell the kids that the story took place in a time when you pretty much had to be a well-off white man to dedicate time to maths and have me end up knowing about it.
Tomorrow I'm giving a maths talk to a load of 15/16 year olds. It's a talk I last gave in 2014, so I've updated it a bit.
I've put my slides online at https://www.staff.ncl.ac.uk/christian.perfect/an-enneahedron-for-herschel-2021/
What do you think? (Obviously you don't know what I'll say about them!)
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