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Announcing Superpolator
Prague, CZ - 30 September 2004
LettError's Superpolation is a tool for interpolating fonts and glyphs with extreme flexibility in design space topology. Think Adobe's Multiple Master technology and Apple's Variations technology taken to the extreme.  More details...

TypoTechnica 2005
Prague, CZ - 30 September 2004
Linotype is organizing a 2005 TypoTechnica conference. The technically focused event will take place in London at the end of February.  More details...

Typography Papers - Hyphenated
London, England - 29 September 2004
Hyphen Press is taking over publication of Typography Papers, the book-length publication from the Department of Typography & Graphic Communication, University of Reading, with a broad, international scope.  More details...

TYPO.GRAPHIC.BEIRUT
Beirut, Lebanon - 24 September 2004
This 3-day conference will be the first ever major graphic design event of its kind to be held in the Middle East.  More details...

Underware announces Auto
The Netherlands - 22 September 2004
Auto is a sans serif typeface which has three different models of italics, each with its own flavour.  More details...

ClearType tuner now a PowerToy
Redmond, WA. - 22 September 2004
The popular online ClearType tuner is now available in the more convenient form of a Windows XP PowerToys download.  More details...

Berthold Probes
Chicago, Il. - 21 September 2004
Berthold recently published a comprehensive reference guide consisting of nine Style Probes displaying fonts from the Berthold Type Collection.  More details...

The new Rhino
Sweden - 20 September 2004
MAC Rhino Fonts has launched a brand new web site.  More details...

Charles Bluemlein Script Collection
Calgary, AB. - 17 September 2004
Veer presents the first installment of script faces from the Charles Bluemlein Script Collection, newly refined and digitized by Alejandro Paul.  More details...

Myfonts September newsletter
Cambridge, Mass. - 14 September 2004
Another newsletter, this one from Myfonts.  More details...

Letterhead Sept 04 newsletter
Palmdale, CA. - 7 September 2004
Letterhead's latest newsletter is available online.  More details...

ITC Sept 04 newsletter
ITCfonts.com - 7 September 2004
ITC's latest newsletter is available online.  More details...

Distributor makes font search easy
London, England - 7 September 2004
New London based online font distributor FontSurfer has unveiled an easy-to-use visual search interface.  More details...

ATypI Prague update
ATypI.org - 6 September 2004
Auction items and other ATypI Prague information.  More details...

14pt Arial declares AL. Mayor
Birmingham, AL. - 6 September 2004
Criticized in the latest Linotype newsletter, sans-serif workhorse Arial finds a fan in Birmingham Alabama's Mayor according to this news report.  More details...

The new Bringhurst
ATypI.org - 5 September 2004
Robert Bringhurst's latest book, The Solid Form of Language: An Essay on Writing and Meaning, is now available.  More details...

Female giants of type
About.com - 2 September 2004
About.com's Jacci Howard Bear names Beatrice Ward, Carol Twombly, Kathleen Tinkel and Robin Williams as four of the most influential women from the world of type.  More details...

Veer scoops design gongs
Calgary, AB. - 2 September 2004
Veer lists the impressive collection of design accolades accumulated over recent months.  More details...

Kenn Munk spreads Influenza
kennmunk.com - 1 September 2004
Kenn Munk's latest font release is Influenza, a fat, single weight typeface.  More details...

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