[IPython-dev] Slides on nbviewer!!!

Filipe Pires Alvarenga Fernandes ocefpaf at gmail.com
Fri Mar 20 14:50:31 EDT 2015

Hi Dami\u00e1n Avila ;-)

That is really cool, but I noticed that you used unicode representations to
get a properly rendered version of your HTML.  Did you do that by hand or
do you have an automated way of substituting the accents for unicode code?

Without that the non-English slides look awful:




On Fri, Mar 20, 2015 at 2:40 PM, Damián Avila <damianavila at gmail.com> wrote:

> Hi all,
> Thanks to the great work of Nicholas (@bollwyvl) who "resuscitate" (and
> actually make a better implementation) an old PR I did several months ago
> in the nbviewer repo, we now have the slides support in nbviewer!!!
> How to use it? Simple... you use it like nbviewer but you just "say" to
> the system to render the notebook as an slideshow.
> For instance, I have a notebook from an old talk here:
> http://nbviewer.ipython.org/github/damianavila/hackperiodismo/blob/master/Hackeando_el_periodismo.ipynb
> But in fact, I made this talk using the slideshow capabilities of the
> notebook, so instead of converting to slides and upload the resulting html
> file to the web, I can just press the "present" button at the top bar
> and voila!! You have a working slideshow in just 1 seconds ;-)
> http://nbviewer.ipython.org/format/slides/github/damianavila/hackperiodismo/blob/master/Hackeando_el_periodismo.ipynb#/
> Previously, there was an unofficial implementation of this feature called
> Slideviewer (based on my old PR) which would be deprecated in favour of
> this new great machinery inside the official nbviewer site.
> Thanks again to @bollwyvl who push this forward (and all the IPython team
> for the discussion of this functionality) and I hope you continue enjoying
> (and using) the IPython slides.
> Finally, to answer some of the upcoming questions, you CAN NOT execute
> code in this "static" slides. If you want to try a "live" implementation of
> the revealjs-based slides where you can actually *execute* code, you need
> to check RISE: https://github.com/damianavila/RISE, and use it locally
> (we can later talk about a *cloud* deployment, but that's another
> discussion ;-)
> Thanks.
> --
> *Damián*
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