Slash Boxes
NOTE: use Perl; is on undef hiatus. You can read content, but you can't post it. More info will be forthcoming forthcomingly.

All the Perl that's Practical to Extract and Report

The Fine Print: The following comments are owned by whoever posted them. We are not responsible for them in any way.
More | Login | Reply
Loading... please wait.
  • What is this method of which you speak... is there an English translation of the Japanese version?
    • No.... A summary would be: Few words on each slide, each slide zoomed to fullest.
      • > Few words on each slide, each slide zoomed to fullest.

        What is the advantage to this?

        Side note: I just saw MJDs "Conference Presentation Judo". It is available here (even as .mov) []

        • I followed the Judo way for many years, and has just recently switched to Takahashi.

          I think Takahashi exemplifies the getting point across attitude, instead of the transmitting maximum information attitude. I think Judo still makes sense for tutorial, where indeed you want to transmit working knowledge -- but for 45-minute talks Takahashi is perhaps better suited, as it leaves little room for distraction.

          Twice I heave heard Lawrence Lessig giving the Takahashi style of talks, except he did not maximize

  • yow mama! Can you please reveal to the world how you make those sexy diagrams as on slides 56 and 43 of the PDF? One guesses that Spork has something to do with the final output, but the meat of the matter is?
    • They are part of the Visiolization efforts for Pugs, produced by -- you guessed it -- Visio, with the excellent Nuvola [] icon set.

      And this is the first time in ages I used something other than Spork, because I didn't have time to implement Spork::Takahashi. It's all handled by OOo Impress.