WHY LOCATION TYPOGRAPHY MATTERS ON SCREEN

What’s in a location title font? A lot, actually. Font choice can make or break a work of art. Take, for example, the universal memetic infamy of Comic Sans MS, a typeface that seems to lend inherent comedy to any given text, or the fact that Saturday Night Live devoted an entire sketch last year to the […]

Behind Post Typography’s ambitious Baltimore work, from punk to Parkway

Inside Post Tyopgraphy’s offices. (Courtesy photo) It might make sense for two guys who attended Maryland Institute College of Art (MICA) to team up and start a creative studio. But for Nolen Stralsand Bruce Willen, it was playing in a heavy metal band that sealed their fate. “It was more like a hardcore band, but we thought we were […]

Android Oreo Distribution Reaches 4.6 Percent in April, Nougat Still Dominates at 30.8 Percent

After a marginal distribution of a little over one percent in February, Android Oreo is now on 4.6 percent of Android devices, the highest ever for the current build. This includes the growth of Android 8.0 as well as Android 8.1. Unsurprisingly, the latest Android version isn’t yet dominating the entire Android family. According to the Android distribution chat for the […]

Honor 10 Leaked Images Show Colour Variants, Notch, Dual Camera Ahead of April 19 Launch

Huawei sub-brand Honor is expected to launch the Honor 10 at an event scheduled on April 19 in China. A press invite from the company had reportedly revealed some of the features of the upcoming smartphone, including a dual camera setup, a selfie-focused camera, and AI features. Now, just days ahead of the launch, images of the Honor 10 has been leaked. […]

Asus ZenFone Max Pro India Launch Soon, Will be Available via Flipkart From April 23

Asus ZenFone Max Pro will make its debut in India soon. Asus and Flipkart on Tuesday announced their long-term partnership for the country under which the ZenFone Max Pro will be exclusively available for purchase through Flipkart. The handset will go on sale at 12:30pm on April 23, Monday. This will be the global unveiling of the ZenFone Max Pro […]

Facebook Bookmarks Menu Revamped to Help Find Privacy Settings More Easily

Facebook has refreshed its Bookmarks menu to let users navigate, access and make changes to their privacy settings easily. The updates will be rolled out globally over the next two weeks. Users can now access various Facebook settings, including Account Settings, Privacy Shortcuts, News Feed Preferences, Activity Log, Payments Settings and access to Help & Support, […]

Telegram Block Begins in Russia, Says Regulator Roskomnadzor

Russia’s state telecommunications regulator said on Monday it had begun blocking access to messenger service Telegram after the service’s owner refused to comply with an order to give Russian state security access to users’ secret messages. The watchdog, Roskomnadzor, said in a statement on its website that it had sent telecoms operators a notification about blocking access […]

Facebook Must Face Class Action Over Facial Recognition: US Judge

A US federal judge ruled on Monday that Facebook must face a class action lawsuit alleging that the social network unlawfully used a facial recognition process on photos without user permission. The ruling adds to the privacy woes that have been mounting against Facebook for weeks, since it was disclosed that the personal information of millions of users […]

Oppo F7 Variant With 6GB RAM, 128GB Storage India Availability Revealed

Oppo on Monday announced the launch of its Oppo F7Diamond Black 128GB variant in India. Announced at the Oppo F7 launch event but without exact availability, the Diamond Black edition comes with 6GB of RAM and 128GB of inbuilt storage. A Solar Red variant with 6GB RAM and 128GB storage was also due to launch soon, but there is […]