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San Francisco rail system

An interesting design study of the San Francisco commuter rail network. They’ve also come up with a very practical map design.

Font porn

Ooh, pretty fonts

Matching Pantone

The Matching Pantone Flickr set is hilariously brilliant (if you’re into design, that is).

Photorealism in games

Recent computer games are amazingly photorealistic, as demonstrated by these screenshots from the new Crysis engine. The HDR technology developed by Valve also looks promising. Of course, the hardest part will always be representing characters and avoiding the uncanny valley.

New fonts in Windows Vista

New fonts for Windows Vista. Speaking of Microsoft and fonts, their ClearType technology is really clever (OS X’s font smoothing is basically the same thing, and of course the debate rages as to which one is better).