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2017

November 2017

2017-11-14
Update: mfirstuc v2.06, glossaries v4.35 (bug fix) and glossaries-extra v1.24 released.
2017-11-12
Update: glossaries-extra v1.23 released (bug fix) and datatool v2.29 (bug fix).
2017-11-10
Update: mfirstuc v2.05 released (bug fix) and datatool v2.28.
2017-11-08
Update: glossaries-extra v1.22 released.
2017-11-03
Update: glossaries-extra v1.21 and glossaries v4.34 released.

September 2017

2017-09-30
The second edition of "The Private Enemy" is now available.
2017-09-20
Update: glossaries v4.33 released.
2017-09-11
Update: glossaries-extra v1.20 released.
2017-09-09
bib2gls v1.0 released. (First stable version.)
2017-09-08
Update: glossaries-extra v1.19 released.

August 2017

2017-08-24
Update: glossaries v4.32 released.
2017-08-09
Update: glossaries-extra v1.18 and glossaries v4.31 released. (Minor bug fixes.)
2017-08-09
Update: glossaries-extra v1.17 released.
2017-08-02
Blog post The Private Enemy Giveaway.
2017-08-01
Update: jmlr v1.24 released.

July 2017

2017-07-12
Keith Skipper's mardle with Nicola Cawley (aka Nicola Talbot) on Radio Norfolk's Matthew Gudgin's Teatime Show. If you missed it you can catch up on BBC iPlayer up to four weeks later. (From time frame 02:07:30. The last hour of a three hour show.)

2017-07-11
Update: makejmlrbookgui v0.9.4b released.
2017-07-10
Update: probsoln v3.05 released.

June 2017

2017-06-16
Blog post ‘Norfolk’.
2017-06-15
Update: glossaries-extra v1.16 released.
Added units (glossaries-extra.sty) and units (glossaries.sty) examples to the gallery.
2017-06-11
Update: glossaries v4.30 released. (Minor bug fixes.)

May 2017

2017-05-10
Update: glossaries-extra v1.15 released. (Minor bug fix.)

April 2017

2017-04-18
Update: glossaries-extra v1.14 released.

March 2017

2017-03-24
Update: texosquery v1.2.1 released.
2017-03-21
2017-03-25
Update: tracklang v1.3.4 released.
2017-03-24
Update: texosquery v1.2 released.
2017-03-21
Update: flowframtk v0.8.4 released.
2017-03-09
Update: jmlr v1.23 released.

February 2017

2017-02-08
Added glossaries-extra.sty ‘alias’ example to the gallery.
2017-02-07
Update: glossaries-extra v1.13 released. (Urgent bug fix.)
2017-02-04
Experimental new application bib2gls ready for testing.
2017-02-03
Update: glossaries-extra v1.12 released.

January 2017

2017-01-19
Update: glossaries v4.29 released.
Update: glossaries-extra v1.11 released.
2017-01-07
Update: glossaries v4.28 released.
2017-01-02
Dickimaw Books Store back online.

2016

December 2016

2016-12-17
Update: glossaries-extra v1.10 released.
2016-12-16
Update: glossaries v4.27 released.
Update: glossaries-extra v1.09 released.
2016-12-13
Update: glossaries-extra v1.08 released.

November 2016

2016-11-03
Update: tracklang v1.3.3 released.
2016-11-01
Added Why don't commands like \gls and \glslink use implicit grouping? to the glossaries FAQ.

October 2016

2016-10-31
Added abbreviations with footnotes example to the gallery.
2016-10-17
New package testidx released.
2016-10-12
Update: glossaries v4.26 released.
Added alttree example to the gallery.
2016-10-11
Update: tracklang v1.3.2 released.
2016-10-08
Update: tracklang v1.3.1 released. (Added missing files to tracklang.tds.zip.)
2016-10-07
Update: tracklang v1.3 released.

August 2016

2016-08-15
Update: glossaries-extra v1.07 released.

July 2016

2016-07-31
Update: mfirstuc v2.04 released.
2016-07-29
Update: mfirstuc v2.03 released.
2016-07-28
Update: datatool v2.27 released.
2016-07-20
Update: datatool v2.26 released.
2016-07-14
Update: texosquery v1.1 released.
2016-07-13
Goodreads Giveaway for "Quack, Quack, Quack. Give My Hat Back!" closed. Congratulations to the five winners.
2016-07-12
Update: datetime2 v1.5.2 released.
2016-07-08
New package: texosquery v1.0 released.
2016-07-07
The Dress the Teddy Game has been rewritten by my son, Cameron, so that it uses JavaScript instead of being a Java applet.
2016-07-06
DRM-free ebook edition of "The Private Enemy" added to Smashwords' Summer/Winter promotion. 50% off while promotion lasts (ends 31st July 2016). The discount code is displayed in the book's catalogue entry. Remember to use it at the Smashwords' checkout.

June 2016

2016-06-27
Blog post Crime and SF.
2016-06-18
Update: glossaries-extra v1.06 released.
2016-06-16
Blog post A Little Duck with a Hat.
2016-06-10
Update: glossaries-extra v1.05 released.
2016-06-09
Update: glossaries v4.25 released.
2016-06-06
Update: makeglossariesgui v2.0 released.
2016-06-05
Update: datetime2 v1.5.1 released.
2016-06-04
Update: datetime2 v1.5 released.

May 2016

2016-05-27
Update: glossaries v4.24 released.
2016-05-14
Added testidx.sty to Experimental Code page
2016-05-08
Updated LaTeX Resources page (broken links removed or substituted).
2016-05-02
Update: glossaries-extra v1.04 released.
Added more glossaries-extra examples to the gallery.
2016-05-01
Updated version of LaTeX Community Article Glossaries, Nomenclature, Lists of Symbols and Acronyms published (now includes information about glossaries-extra).

April 2016

2016-04-30
Update: glossaries v4.23 released.
2016-04-27
Update: glossaries-extra v1.03 released.
2016-04-25
Update: glossaries-extra v1.02 released.
2016-04-19
Update: glossaries v4.22 released.
New glossaries-styles gallery.
2016-04-15
Blog post Every Little Counts.
2016-04-06
Blog post Imagination.

March 2016

2016-03-16
Update: venndiagram v1.1 released.
2016-03-11
Goodreads Giveaway for The Foolish Hedgehog closed. Congratulations to the five winners.
2016-03-10
Blog post The Hippochette.
2016-03-09
Update: datetime2-english v1.04 released.
2016-03-03
Blog post World Book Day 2016.

February 2016

2016-02-10
Blog post The Tale of The Foolish Hedgehog.

January 2016

2016-01-24
Update: glossaries v4.21 released.
New package glossaries-extra v1.0 uploaded to CTAN.
2016-01-22
Update: datetime2 v1.3 released.
2016-01-18
Update: LaTeX for Administrative Work v1.2 (minor corrections).
2016-01-18
Update: datatool v2.25 released.
Update: datetime2-english v1.02 released.
2016-01-13
Update: datatool v2.24 released.
2016-01-12
I now have an author profile on GoodReads.

2015

December 2015

2015-12-17
Update: mfirstuc v2.02 released.
2015-12-15
Update glossaries-extra v0.5.4 in experimental page.
2015-12-09
Update glossaries-extra v0.5.3 in experimental page.
2015-12-08
Update: mfirstuc v2.01 released.
Update glossaries-extra v0.5.2 in experimental page.
2015-12-07
Update glossaries-extra v0.5.1 in experimental page.
Update glossaries-extra v0.5 in experimental page.
2015-12-03
Update glossaries-extra v0.4 in experimental page.
2015-12-02
Update glossaries-extra v0.3 in experimental page.

November 2015

2015-11-30
Update: glossaries v4.20 released.
Update glossaries-extra v0.2 in experimental page.
2015-11-22
Update: glossaries v4.19 released.
Added glossaries-extra v0.1 to experimental page.
2015-11-15
Update: makejmlrbookgui v0.9.3b released.
2015-11-10
Update: datetime2 v1.2 released.

October 2015

2015-10-22
Added flowframtk FAQ.
2015-10-21
Added flowframtk screenshots; flowframtk version 0.8.2 released (minor bug fix).
2015-10-20
flowframtk version 0.8 and 0.8.1 released.
2015-10-12
Added symbol lookup.
2015-10-04
New version 1.3 of Creating a LaTeX Minimal Example (minor edits).

September 2015

2015-09-30
New book LaTeX for Administrative Work published.
2015-09-15
Update: datetime2 v1.1 released.
2015-09-09
The mfirstuc package has been split from the glossaries package. The new version of glossaries (without mfirstuc) is v4.18. The new version of mfirstuc (in its own separate bundle) is v2.0.
2015-09-06
Update: datatooltk v1.6 released.

July 2015

2015-07-11
Update: datatool v2.23 released.
2015-07-08
Update: glossaries v4.16 released.

June 2015

2015-06-16
New article "Proof-Reading Tip".

May 2015

2015-05-05
Congratulations to the four winners (names disclosed where permission given) who were from:
  • Czech Republic—Tomas Hejda
  • Paris, France—Guillaume Moreno
  • Germany
  • Brazil—Paulo Cereda
Thank you to everyone who took part.
2015-05-01
The four winning names have been drawn from the competition to win a signed copy of The Private Enemy. The winners have been notified by email. If you entered, please check your inbox (and your junk folder just in case).

April 2015

2015-04-20
Updated DatatoolTk version 1.5.
2015-04-14
Updated MakeJmlrBookGUI version 0.9.2b and added the troubleshooting video tutorial.
2015-04-12
Updated MakeJmlrBookGUI version 0.9.1b and the video tutorials.
2015-04-09
Updated datetime2-english v1.01 (Package information.)
2015-04-01

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-slovak v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-slovene v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-swedish v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-turkish v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-ukrainian v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-usorbian v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New package datetime2-en-fulltext v1.0 released. (Package information.)

March 2015

2015-03-31

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-latin v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-lsorbian v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-magyar v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-norsk v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-polish v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-romanian v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-russian v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-samin v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-serbian v1.0 released. (Package information.)

2015-03-30

Added FAQ for "The Private Enemy".

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-croatian v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-czech v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-danish v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-esperanto v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-estonian v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-finnish v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-galician v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-greek v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-hebrew v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-icelandic v1.0 released. (Package information.)

2015-03-29

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-bahasai v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-basque v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-breton v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-bulgarian v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-dutch v1.0 released. (Package information.)

2015-03-28

Book readings and book sales at the Art Show, Poringland.

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-portuges v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-spanish v1.0 released. (Package information.)

2015-03-27

Book readings and book sales at the Art Show, Poringland.

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-german v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-french v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-italian v1.0 released. (Package information.)

2015-03-26

Book readings and book sales at the Art Show, Poringland.

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-irish v1.0 released. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-welsh v1.0 released. (Package information.)

2015-03-25

Added datetime2 FAQ.

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-scottish v1.0 released. (Package information.).

2015-03-24

New Package: datetime2 v1.0 released. This replaces datetime.sty which is now obsolete. (Package information.)

New datetime2 Language module: datetime2-english v1.0 released. (Package information.)

2015-03-23
Update: tracklang v1.2 released.
2015-03-20
Update: datetime v2.60 released. This is the last release before the package is made obsolete and replaced with datetime2.sty.
2015-03-14
Updated gallery.
2015-03-11
Added gallery.

February 2015

2015-02-28
Update: glossaries v4.14 released.
2015-02-24
Added Journal of Machine Learning Research (JMLR) template to Overleaf.
2015-02-24
Update: jmlr v1.21 released.
2015-02-21
Opening date for competition to win a copy of "The Private Enemy".
2015-02-03
Update: glossaries v4.13 released.

January 2015

2015-01-27
Revised first edition of The Private Enemy is now ready.
2015-01-25
Update: MakeJmlrBookGUI v0.9b released.
2015-01-23
Update: datatooltk v1.4 released.
2015-01-22
Update: flowframtk v0.7 released.
2015-01-15
Update: glossaries language module glossaries-portuges v1.1 released. (Bug fix.)

2014

November 2014

2014-11-28
Update: glossaries language module glossaries-dutch v1.1 released. (Bug fix.)
2014-11-22
Update: LaTeX package glossaries v4.12 released. Multilingual support has now been separated into independently maintained language modules. Please ensure you also install the relevant language module when you update to this version.
2014-11-21
Update: LaTeX package tracklang v1.1 released.

October 2014

2014-10-30
Book launch of The Private Enemy at Jarrold Department Store, Norwich
2014-10-21
New video tutorials for makejmlrbookgui.
2014-10-21
Version 0.8b of makejmlrbookgui ready.
2014-10-19
Version 0.7b of makejmlrbookgui ready.
2014-10-18
Version 0.6b of makejmlrbookgui ready.
2014-10-17
Update: LaTeX bundle jmlr v1.20 released.
2014-10-06
New article on self-publishing.

September 2014

2014-09-30
Update: LaTeX package flowfram v1.17 released.
2014-09-29
New Generic TeX package tracklang released.
2014-09-29
Update: LaTeX bundle jmlr v1.19 released.
2014-09-11
New LaTeX class pressrelease released.
2014-09-07
Book store reopened (upgraded to osCommerce v2.3.4)
2014-09-01
Update: LaTeX package glossaries v4.11 released.

August 2014

2014-08-29
Update: LaTeX package glossaries v4.10 released.
2014-08-17
Talk at "Words Across the Wensum": a literary day at Fakenham promoted by Active Fakenham.
2014-08-12
Update: LaTeX package glossaries v4.09 released.

July 2014

2014-07-30
Update: LaTeX package glossaries v4.08 released.

June 2014

2014-06-19
Update: LaTeX package fmtcount v2.04 released.
2014-06-09
Experimental release of flowframtk v0.6
2014-06-08
Update: LaTeX package flowfram v1.16 released.

May 2014

2014-05-15
Update: LaTeX package flowfram v1.15 released.

April 2014

2014-04-04
Update: LaTeX package glossaries v4.07 released (minor bug fixes).

February 2014

2014-02-03
Update: LaTeX package datatool v2.20 released.
2014-02-01
New large-order discount code for use in the Dickimaw Books Store.

March 2014

2014-03-12
Update: LaTeX package glossaries v4.06 released.
2014-03-10
Jarrolds department store in Norwich are now stocking The Foolish Hedgehog and Quack, Quack, Quack. Give My Hat Back!
2014-03-07
Update: LaTeX package glossaries v4.04 released.

January 2014

2014-01-20
Update: LaTeX package glossaries v4.03 released.
2014-01-17
Updated and moved Creating a LaTeX Minimal Example to this site.
Update: LaTeX package datatool v2.19 released.

2013

December 2013

2013-12-09
LaTeX package FAQS now using a searchable database.
2013-12-05
Update: LaTeX package glossaries v4.02 released.

November 2013

2013-11-30
Crime short story ebook "I've Heard the Mermaid Sing" published.
2013-11-17
Book launch of "Quack, Quack, Quack. Give My Hat Back!" and "Cuac, Cuac, Cuac. ¡Devuélveme mi sombrero ya!"
2013-11-16
glossaries FAQ updated.
Update: LaTeX package glossaries v4.01 released.
2013-11-12
New experimental glossaries version 3.14a.
2013-11-05
Crime short story ebook "I've Heard the Mermaid Sing" now available for pre-order.
New experimental glossaries version 3.13a.

October 2013

2013-10-18
New online store now open.
2013-10-17
Update: LaTeX package jmlr v1.18 released.
2013-10-16
New experimental glossaries version 3.12a.
2013-10-15
New experimental glossaries version 3.11a.
2013-10-13
New experimental glossaries version 3.10a.
Added "Watch This Report" section to bug report tracker.
Added "Watch This Request" section to feature request tracker.
2013-10-12
New UK academic institution bulk order form for LaTeX for Complete Novices and Using LaTeX to Write a PhD Thesis.
2013-10-09
New experimental glossaries version 3.09a.

September 2013

2013-09-30
"Cuac, Cuac, Cuac. ¡Devuélveme mi sombrero ya!" now ready. (Spanish translation of "Quack, Quack, Quack. Give My Hat Back!".)
2013-09-12
Update: MakeJmlrBookGUI v0.5b released.
2013-09-10
Update: LaTeX package datetime v2.59 released.
2013-09-06
Update: LaTeX package datatool v2.18 released.
2013-09-01
fmtcount package source now on GitHub.

August 2013

2013-08-29
Update: LaTeX package datatool v2.17 released.
2013-08-17
Update: LaTeX package fmtcount v2.03 released.
2013-08-16
datatooltk version 1.0 uploaded to CTAN.
2013-08-16
Update: LaTeX package datatool v2.16 released.

July 2013

2013-07-10
Update: LaTeX package datatool v2.15 released.
2013-07-05
Update: LaTeX package glossaries v3.07 released.
2013-07-05
Dickimaw illustrated children's books now available at Coccolino, Norwich.

June 2013

2013-06-29
New application datatooltk now available for testing.
2013-06-28
Update: LaTeX package datatool v2.14 released.
2013-06-27
Book reading at Speldhurst Nursery.
2013-06-17
Update: LaTeX package glossaries v3.06 released.
2013-06-08
TeXtalk: an interview with Nicola Talbot

May 2013

2013-05-04
New illustrated children's book "Quack, Quack, Quack. Give My Hat Back!" now ready.

April 2013

2013-04-29
Added New Book Alert form.
2013-04-29
Updated glossaries FAQ.
2013-04-26
New illustrated children's book Quack, Quack, Quack. Give My Hat Back! in premedia.
2013-04-21
Update: LaTeX package glossaries version 3.05 released.

March 2013

2013-03-21
Book reading of The Foolish Hedgehog and Q&A session at Heartsease Primary School. What polite, well-behaved kids!
2013-03-19
New version of "Using LaTeX to Write a PhD Thesis" now available.

January 2013

2013-01-26
Added site map.
2013-01-15
Update: LaTeX package datatool v2.13 released.
2013-01-13
Added Guest Book.
2013-01-05
Added experimental code page.

2012

December 2012

2012-12-09
Book launch for The Foolish Hedgehog in Poringland.
2012-12-09
Updated LaTeX Resources page.
2012-12-05
Added bug tracker and feature request tracker.

November 2012

2012-11-18
Update: LaTeX package glossaries v3.04 released.
2012-11-12
New illustrated children's book The Foolish Hedgehog.
2012-11-10
Update: LaTeX package flowfram v1.14 released.

October 2012

2012-10-24
Update: LaTeX package fmtcount v2.02 released.
2012-10-24
New LaTeX package venndiagram released.
2012-10-23
Update: Version 0.3b of jmakepdfx released.
2012-10-09
New article by me on the LaTeX Community's Know How section: Creating a glossary without using an external indexing application.
2012-10-09
Moved FAQs over from old site on http://theoval.cmp.uea.ac.uk/~nlct/latex/packages/faq/.
2012-10-09
Updated LaTeX Resources page.
2012-10-06
Update: LaTeX package datatool v2.12 released.
2012-10-05
New applet Double Pendulum Demonstration

September 2012

2012-09-27
Update: Version 1.4 of LaTeX for Complete Novices released. (Now available in paperback.)
2012-09-25
Update: LaTeX package datatool v2.11 released.
2012-09-25
Update: LaTeX package fmtcount v2.0 released.
2012-09-21
Update: LaTeX package glossaries v3.03 released.
2012-09-20
Update: Jmakepdfx version 0.2b released
2012-09-08
New application: jmakepdfx

August 2012

2012-08-25
Congratulations to my brother Stephen Talbot on the launch of his book "Into the Lion's Den" (Independent.ie Review).

May 2012

2012-05-30
Update: MakeJMLRBookGUI v0.4.3b released.
2012-05-30
Update: MakeJMLRBookGUI v0.4.2b released.
2012-05-30
Update: LaTeX class jmlr v1.17 released.
2012-05-21
Update: LaTeX package glossaries v3.02 released.
2012-05-16
Update: LaTeX class jmlr v1.16 released.
2012-05-13
Update: MakeJMLRBookGUI v0.4.1b released.

April 2012

2012-04-29
Update: Jpgfdraw v0.5.6b released.
2012-04-29
Site went online.
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