Economic Crisis coming faster than Great Depression

Since weeks  the media is reporting about the severity of the current economic crisis, comparing it with the Great Depression (GD) that began 1929. However, to me this seemed like a historic exaggeration since I couldn’t really rediscover the severe effects of the GD in the current crisis. However, I now found some figures that [...]

Including Math Formulas Into Emails

Today I stumbled over a very neat extension for the email client Mozilla Thunderbird. It allows you to include LaTeX style formulas into your email. Simply write down the formula enclosed in $$’s, e.g. $$\alpha = 5$$. Hitting a button will then convert all formulas into images and thereby allows you to send the email [...]