[OS X TeX] LaTeX conversion to eBook?

David Derbes loki at uchicago.edu
Wed Apr 25 19:47:27 CEST 2012

On Apr 25, 2012, at 12:39 PM, William Adams wrote:

> On Apr 25, 2012, at 1:25 PM, Alain Schremmer wrote:
>> (2)	I also have a question: What if you have html with LaTeX formulas that are handled (beautifully) by mathjax?
> You might be able to trick an ebook reader which is a plug-in to a browser to show them nicely (as Victor Ivrii's link to Readium demonstrates), but it won't work on the sadly limited HTML implementation w/in every ``normal'' ebook viewer I'm aware of.
> Remember, Apple's iBooks' sample of an _Algebra_ book has _no_ equations.

(* speechless *)

Well, my guess is that some very smart people are going to solve this problem (LaTeX --> ePub/Kindle/iPad.) It may be a while...

Thanks to all for many helpful suggestions.

David Derbes
U of Chicago Laboratory Schools

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