November 2007

Don't give up on Vista

Given the well known lack of enthusiasm for Microsoft Windows Vista, typified by Dell’s optional downgrade, Apple produced the following rather cheeky and ungenerous ad:

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Hong Kong and the Australian Federal Election

The Sydney Morning Herald reported today that the Australian Labor Party purchased outdoor advertising for its election campaign in, out of all places, Hong Kong.

Here’s a photo of it from the Herald:

Poster of Kevin Rudd in Hong Kong

The article states that the advertising space...

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LaTeX style files for actuarial studies

Trawling through some of the old files on my hard drive, I have found some LaTeX style files and document classes which may be useful for actuarial students. These include:

  • actuarial.sty, which provides for symbols and other notation for actuarial...

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