Archive for category: Typography


Stood up by Spiekermann


Khoi Vinh: “Helvetica has been the standard system typeface for iOS since the beginning, and largely without complaint.” Oh?


What’s the Apple Watch typeface? It’s not quite DIN

   (2014.08.27) Where we spend months figuring out how to underline a word but still typeset all our copy like Microsoft Word


Without warning, typographers have suddenly learned deception and bullshit


Dave Dawson’s single-serving site of sentimentality, good cheer, and Cocon


Every city’s “legible” signage is misnamed “wayfinding” and it all looks like Bristol’s. We’re next


Why do designers love unreadable masses of grey text? When viewed from a distance, it looks great, and they never actually read their designs

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