July 3, 2010 3

Knuth announces iTeX

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Donald Knuth announced he would make an earthshaking announcement at TUG 2010. The breaking news is the plan to release the next-generation TeX engine. Read the comments and a brief summary of the announcement in perfect Stevenote style from Slashdot.

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3 Responses to “Knuth announces iTeX”

  1. April fools’ day came late this year! :Op

  2. J.D. MeierNo Gravatar says:

    Knuth is always full of surprises. I remember reading about his reward check.

  3. HeidiNo Gravatar says:

    It was there he announced the XML-based successor to TeX, ”iTeX”, which supports features such as arbitrarily scaled irrational units, stereographic sound and 3D printing.

    Regards
    Heidi

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