The Electric Company is on Hulu

I guess I’m nostalgic for old educational TV shows, but The Electric Company, which I barely remember, is (partially) on Hulu now.

The commercial interruptions are new, however. It’s not on the PBS station, after all…


Neat LaTeX Symbol-finding program

Via MetaFilter, I learned of Detexify, which is a neat widget for finding pesky symbols in LaTeX. I tried it out and it’s not too bad. It also tells you what package to add for more esoteric symbols. Also, it learns from its input, so you can help train it while you’re looking for things.