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A Berry picture of ATypI
Creativepro.com - 29 September 2001
Back from Copenhagen John D. Berry reviews The ATypI conference.  More details...

words+pictures
Broomfield, CO. - 24 September 2001
Gerry Chapleski dropped us a line to tell us about words+pictures, a new Mac-only commercial type foundry that also offers free fonts from time to time.

FontLab 4
Russia - 23 September 2001
YuriMacromedia, my name is Yuri and I'm here for your Fontographer users. According to FontLab's Ted Harrison FontLab version 4 will be out within two weeks.  More details...

ATypI Rome, if you want to…
Surrey, England - 23 September 2001
…register your interest visit this Web site.  More details...

Affiliate with ITC
Wilmington, Mass. - 22 September 2001
ITC has unveiled an affiliate program.  More details...

Font Aid II deadline extended
SOTA - 21 September 2001
The deadline for FontAid II has been extended one week.  More details...

ATypI news roundup
Copenhagen - 21 September 2001
Various snippets from ATypI Copenhagen.  More details...

Typophile
typophile.com - 17 September 2001
Typophile seems to have finally solved the problems that prevented Windows Internet Explorer users from accessing its site, and has also added some new content.  More details...

dot-dot-dot events cancelled
dot-dot-dot.org - 17 September 2001
Peter Bilak has informed us that the dot-dot-dot issue 3 launch event has been cancelled, as have his lectures in Baltimore and San Francisco.  More details...

News break
Redmond, WA. - 17 September 2001
The Microsoft typography news team are en-route to Copenhagen for the ATypI conference. Updates to this page will be dependent on connectivity.  More details...

Eye entering Web age
London, England - 16 September 2001
In October British design mag Eye will be jumping on the dot.com bandwagon.  More details...

ATypI conference statement
New York, NY. - 14 September 2001
Following yesterday's ATypI's announcement that next week's conference will go ahead, ATypI president Mark Batty has released a statement.  More details...

Underware font release party
Den Haag, NL. - 14 September 2001
Underware are planning a release party for their new font 'Dolly'.  More details...

Type community responses
Various sources - 14 September 2001
Typography Web sites responses to the tragedy on the east coast.  More details...

Zapfest Saturday lecture still on
San Francisco, CA. - 14 September 2001
The organizers of Zapfest have confirmed that Larry Brady's Saturday morning lecture will go ahead as planned.  More details...

Seybold site redesign
Media, PA. - 13 September 2001
The Seybold Reports site has been redesigned.  More details...

dot-dot-dot 3 drying
Europe - 13 September 2001
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 . . . The third issue of dot-dot-dot magazine has been printed and will officially be launched on September 26th. In the words of one of its editors issue 3 of dot-dot-dot is "drying at the printer".  More details...

ATypI conference to go ahead
Surrey, England - 13 September 2001
According to the ATypI next week's ATypI Copenhagen conference will go ahead as planned.  More details...

Font Aid II
SOTA - 13 September 2001

FontAid II

The typographic community are engaged in creating a typeface, sales of which will benefit the Red Cross and victim relief efforts.  More details...

ATypI conference to go ahead
Surrey, England - 13 September 2001
According to the ATypI, next week's ATypI Copenhagen conference will go ahead as planned.  More details...

TDC cancels NYC event
Type.Design - 12 September 2001
Gary Munch reports that the TDC Type Salon get-together scheduled for Thursday 13 September 2001 has been cancelled.  More details...

New view of fonts
Sooy Type Foundry - 12 September 2001
The Sooy Type Foundry announces its new and improved 'STF Font Viewers'.  More details...

Dalton Maag's online font store
Brixton, England - 11 September 2001
The Dalton Maag foundry has just opened its online font store.  More details...

FontMaster!
The Netherlands - 10 September 2001
FontMaster is a set of utilities for professional font production. Information is currently only available in Dutch. Link spotted at Lines & Splines.  More details...

Another Thirst for the Web
Barrington, IL. - 10 September 2001
FontLover.com reports that the Thirstype Web site has been redesigned. As noted by FL's Jess Latham, the site's news section is choc-full-o Thirstype news.  More details...

Hyphen, the Princeton connection
London, England - 10 September 2001
The Hyphen Press has announced that in the Americas all its titles are now distributed by Princeton Architectural Press. In Australia, all titles are distributed by Books at Manic.  More details...

Chank's hero makes font
Minneapolis, MN. - 10 September 2001
Jim Parkinson has created a font for the Chank foundry.  More details...

Freehanded!
Austin, TX. - 10 September 2001
Another calligraphic font from the Scriptorium… Allencon.  More details...

Zapf the album
Creativepro.com - 8 September 2001
John D. Berry with more Zapfest coverage for Creativepro.  More details...

Zapf: the other one
Creativepro.com - 8 September 2001
John D. Berry reports from 'Zapfest' for Creativepro.  More details...

"ClearType rocks"
tech-report.com - 7 September 2001
"I got my first look at Windows XP today, and I was completely blown away by the ClearType font antialiasing technology." Scott Wasson on ClearType for The Tech Report.  More details...

Extra Gallic
Baratier, France - 7 September 2001
Classica Gallic is not a new creation from Le Pizza HutTM, it's a new member of the Classica type family from Présence Typo's Thierry Puyfoulhoux.  More details...

Microsoft licenses font compressor
Wilmington, Mass. - 5 September 2001
Microsoft has licensed some font compression technology from Agfa Monotype.  More details...

New ITC fonts and font packs
New York, NY. - 5 September 2001
New this month from ITC… ITC Atelier Sans.  More details...

New U&lc articles posted
New York, NY. - 5 September 2001
Articles recently posted to the U&lc Web site include Brian Allen's review of On Book Design and part one of Ilene Strizver's exploration of Spacing and Kerning.  More details...

Do IHOF a font for you?
Buffalo, NY. - 5 September 2001
P22 type foundry has announced its newest division: International House of Fonts. IHOF is a download only type boutique which showcases distinctive type designs and designers from around the world.  More details...

Font tools converge on Copenhagen
Copenhagen - 4 September 2001
The 'Font Tools and Methodologies' session is being held just before the 'Font Technology Forum' which happens just before the ATypI conference proper.  More details...

ARS Type site launched
Amsterdam, NL. - 4 September 2001
ARS Type announced the official launch of Light Version 1.0 of its website, showcasing a selection of retail specimens from its library.  More details...

AG Enhanced
Chicago, IL. - 1 September 2001
Berthold Types has announced the release of a major update to the Akzidenz-Grotesk type family.  More details...

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