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Font porn

Ooh, pretty fonts

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).

The shapes of alphabets

It seems the shapes of letters mimick the shapes of nature, which humans have evolved to recognize.

License free fonts

Great collection of license free fonts.

German license plate font

The Mittelschrift font was designed for German license plates specifically so as to be difficult to tamper with. A great example of how good design can solve a very specific constraint.

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Western Union ad

This ad for Western Union money transfers by Saatchi & Saatchi is brilliantly simple.