Many Stories Are Told Through the Typography in Science Fiction Films

Novel by Arthur C. Clarke based on the 2001: A Space Odyssey film (via Zac Zellers/Flickr) In film, there is a shorthand for the future, the typeface Eurostile Bold Extended. It appears on the interface screens of the time-traveling Delorean in Back to the Future(1985), and in the logo of Lunar Industries at the lonely lunar station in Moon(2009). It adorns the […]

These are the worst fonts to use on your resume, according to typographers and designers

These are the best fonts to use on your resume, according to designers Writing a resume takes more effort than most people may think. You have to explain your work concisely, highlight the right mix of skills and achievements, double check dates and spelling and avoid using cliche words. In the process, some overlook one […]

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PCWorld Shop Six Sigma and Lean are powerful project management methodologies that eliminate waste, ensure efficiency, and keep profits high. As such, professionals savvy with these concepts are in high demand. The Complete Six Sigma Training & Certification Bundle can get you up to speed with the Lean and Six Sigma essentials, and it’s on sale for […]

Latest OnePlus 6T update brings an equalizer for Bluetooth headphones

The OnePlus 6T abandoned the headphone jack, but that caused an issue – the Audio Tuner option (i.e. the equalizer) in Oxygen OS only worked with wired headphones, Bluetooth ones were not supported. So, unless you had a pair of USB-C headphones, you essentially had no equalizer on your new phone. This injustice is being […]

Luxury typography: Why fashion brands all seem to be using the same font

Perhaps a rose by any other name would smell just as sweet—but what if that name were written in Comic Sans? Typographic logos are tricky things: They can communicate trust or chaos, make you look smart or clueless, and come across as expensive or cheap. If the name belongs to a company that stands for […]

Honda Civic’s typographic film champions breaking from the norm

A European campaign, created by Wieden & Kennedy London, woos drivers who want to be different. In a 60-second spot running in the UK, bold typography outlines a path that pushes the boundaries of a Honda Civic driver. “Where different takes you” is set to a voiceover from London rapper and artist Kojey Radical. It […]

felipe pantone’s ULTRADYNAMIC corvette is a street artist’s idea of a paint job

  felipe pantone has been making street art since he was 12 years old. the spanish-argentinian artist has left his mark on major cities across the world — in and out of the art world. with an emphasis on motion and change, he has demonstrated a mastery of conventional graffiti, typography and abstraction, which all culminate in his most recent art […]

TYPE CAST: PARVATI PILLAI

Designer Parvati Pillai strongly feels that there is a growing interest in typography and hopes to someday start an initiative that focuses on using typography that revolves around local cultures and diversities Parvati Pillai Finland-based designer Parvati Pillai’s had her first tryst with typography while working as head of design for the Indian brand Chumbak. […]