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The early role of digital role of fonts at Adobe Systems

Thursday, September 4, 2008

Here is a wonderful interview with Adobe Co-founder Charles Geschke on the history of Adobe, its challenges, changes and company values. In the article he also provides some insights into the early days of digital typefaces and how they played a role in Adobe's PostScript development.