LaTeX

LaTeX Vs MS Word

Got a chance to read a nice article in plos one entitled “An Efficiency Comparison of Document Preparation Systems Used in Academic Research and Development” by Markus Knauff and Jelica Nejasmic from the University of Giessen, Germany (DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0115069). It is one of the top 25 articles of 2015 listed by Read more…

By Praveen, ago
Open Source

Good Bye Unity!

It seems like Canonical is wrapping up its smart phone dreams. I hope that you know, Canonical is the company behind Ubuntu operating system. First introduced in the distro 11.04, Unity user interface (UI) is a Canonical’s dream child and it can be considered as a semi-success, recieved both hate Read more…

By Praveen, ago
Open Source

Free and Open Source Grammar Checker

Many typesetting packages offer spell check as a default option and this is true even in the case of open source packages like Libreoffice. But anyone looking for a style and grammar checker, always redirected to numerous paid options. So, one Daniel Naber of Bielefeld University, took this problem for Read more…

By Praveen, ago