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Monotype Imaging is a leading provider of advanced font products specializing in font technologies, type design, multilingual font development & licensing and software development for mobile phones. The Monotype Imaging team is renowned for its TrueType and OpenType font expertise, and can tune fonts for on-screen legibility in Microsoft Windows as well as Digital TV, Set Top Boxes, Mobile Phones, Game Consoles, Embedded Systems, Consumer Electronics and other devices.

The ultimate coffee table for font lovers!

Saturday, August 23, 2008

OK typophiles and all font aficionados, here is a coffee table that will make a real show piece in your home or office. It's features a beautiful array of antique wood types under tempered glass. Nice to set your laptop or a beverage on!

I'd love one if I had $899 burning a hole in my pocket! Check out the Alpha Coffee Table at the Crate and Barrel website.

Fonts in MoviePosters

Thursday, August 14, 2008

Are you a movie buff? Do you know the fonts and custom lettering used in movie posters? Then check out The Empire Movie Poster Quiz

We hope you'll enjoy this challenging type quiz!