This is the March 2019 edition of the
gwern.net newsletter; previous, February 2019/2018 summary newsletter (archives). This is a summary of the revision-history RSS feed, overlapping with my Changelog & /r/gwern; brought to you by my donors on Patreon.
gwern.netCSS changes: Tufte-style sidenotes (for displaying footnotes in margins on sufficiently-wide screens) vis new JS library,
sidenotes.js; static compilation of MathJax’s rendering of MathML math via
mathjax-node-page(enables math for JS-disabled users & eliminates the <5s rendering time on math-heavy pages like the embryo selection page); added support for drop caps (Goudy Initialen, yinit, Deutsche Zierschrift; Cheshire; Kanzlei; other examples) for thematic emphasis; disabled Disqus ads; outdent headers & left shift H1 headers for scannability; more prominent table captions; better highlighting on ToC;
image-focus.jsnow runs in slideshow mode
On Having Enough Socks?
Amusing Ourselves to Death?
Long Bets analysis?
How Complex Are Individual Differences?
- The Cultural Revolution: A People’s History, 1962-1976, Dikötter 2016