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Speed! Quite simply, (La)TeX has become much more useable with faster computers. From the 80286 I used in 1986 to my present Macbook Pro, this is likely where I have seen the most progress. I Imagine Word benefited as well, but for TeXing the improvement has been huge. The next big jump I am waiting for is a rendering engine that will show changes in real ...


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The question was about recent improvements to LaTeX (since the year 2000), but most of the answers are just comparisons of LaTeX capabilities with MS Word, regardless of when those capabilities were implemented. Since several such answers are highly up-voted, this seems to be what people want, so I'll add my own two cents worth here. It seems to me that the ...


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I'm not sure that all of these occurred after 2000, but here are a few improvements that are fairly recent (which is what the OP asked about). (1) Easy authoring tools like TeXworks and TeXShop. Type some stuff, click on the "Typeset" command, and you get a PDF file. No messing around with DVI or with command-line jibberish. (2) The font mess seems to have ...



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