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Comic Neue: Comic Sans typeface for grown-ups

The much-maligned Comic Sans typeface gets an overdue remake, rendering it suitable for general consumption.

By April 9, 2014

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Dear Govt: Change typeface, save millions. Yours, Suvir, 14

14-year-old Suvir Mirchandani discovers that printer ink is more expensive than Chanel No. 5. So he tries to find a typeface that uses less of it. And the government could save millions.

By March 28, 2014

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Homeless handwriting inspires fancy new fonts

A project that turns handwritten letters seen on homeless signs into fonts gets a big boost from global typeface provider Monotype.

By September 29, 2014

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Adobe, Google deliver first pan-CJK open-source font

This free font integrates regionally appropriate Japanese, Chinese, and Korean language promises to be a boon to designers and developers.

By July 15, 2014

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Adobe offers free font to celebrate 25 years of digital type design

To commemorate a quarter century of its Adobe Originals type program, a font free for all.

By May 15, 2014

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New iPad app lets you browse Wikipedia in style

A new iPad app called Das Referenz takes its inspiration from old encyclopaedias and typeface design for a beautiful Wikipedia browsing experience.

By April 27, 2014

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Seven tips on customizing your Samsung Galaxy S5

Your Galaxy S5 shouldn't look like everyone else's. Here are some quick ways to change the look and feel of your new phone.

By April 17, 2014

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The 404 1,463: Where we take the money and run (podcast)

The Micro 3D printer hits $1,000,000 in a single day of Kickstarter funding, Heartbleed leaves a trail of password leaks in its wake, Andrew WK's obsession with white jeans on Pinterest, a typeface that could save your life, and searching local businesses on Yelp using emojis? Yes you can!

By April 9, 2014

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The 404 1,463: Where we take the money and run

The Micro 3D printer hits $1,000,000 in a single day of Kickstarter funding, Heartbleed leaves a trail of password leaks in its wake, Andrew WK's obsession with white jeans on Pinterest, a typeface that could save your life, and searching local businesses on Yelp using emojis? Yes you can!

By April 9, 2014

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Steve Matteson: Fonts in the time of wearables (Q&A)

CNET spoke with Monotype's creative type director, Steve Matteson, to discuss the challenges of designing fonts for ultra-small user interfaces, including wearables.

By April 7, 2014