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# of business cards?
Commented on Monday, 20 April 2009 - 8:23am

Consider that if you print 500 or 1000 the price will be the same, then, just make as many as 14.99 can pay. On a 14 pt coated stock with UV aqueous coating, two-sided 4/4. If you are a graduating student or a Five Stars General it doesn't matter. Go...

Toronto Typophiles meet
Commented on Saturday, 18 April 2009 - 8:48pm

I can not go. Hopefully there will be beer.

The oldest font, still alive?
Commented on Thursday, 16 April 2009 - 7:10pm

So there is a date, 1496. Makes a lovely number.

Happy Birthday Jared and Typophile!
Commented on Friday, 17 April 2009 - 7:16pm

Yeehah!

Steven Heller visits the Hamilton Wood Type and Printing Museum
Commented on Thursday, 16 April 2009 - 7:20pm

I would love to go there and look at that pantagraph carefully. Some day...

Putting Typophile on the map
Commented on Wednesday, 15 April 2009 - 9:44pm

According to long traditions and updated superstitions the number six is the number of the beast. They say.

Positioning of inverted exclamation mark
Commented on Thursday, 16 April 2009 - 7:15pm

The interesting thing about it is ¡you know ahead of the exclamation! ¿right?

Positioning of inverted exclamation mark
Commented on Friday, 17 April 2009 - 9:46am

An example:

Niño, voltea ¡voltea!
(Niño voltea, voltea)

Translation:

Flip kid, flip!
(Kid flip, kid flip)

As you can see, the exclamation mark in " ¡voltea! exult the last command, "voltea".

Exclamaciones...

PrintWiki
Commented on Monday, 20 April 2009 - 8:31am

My post is aligned to the left.

PrintWiki
Commented on Saturday, 18 April 2009 - 9:19pm

A printwiki! I looked for "cutting stick" and I found a correct answer.

On Goin' Legit
Commented on Wednesday, 15 April 2009 - 9:37pm

I did just that. Luckily I found Macromedia Studio with those beautiful fonts. No open types but I feel like swimming one thousand miles with only thirty bucks, with FH 2.2.

Are you willing to revolt against yourself,
Commented on Saturday, 4 April 2009 - 8:02am

http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Apemen.JPG
By the way, I haven‘t seen no one, nobody, anybody(?) mentioning Arthur C. Clark death in here. How come?
...

Mac users typing gibberish
Commented on Tuesday, 31 March 2009 - 5:13am

Oh, that is reparable on a case-by-case according to the user preferences and geographic location.

Try ....

GIBBERISH
BBIGERISH
RICH GIBBER
GIBGEK RIR

HSIREBBIG

*Sudden keyboard locked ....

It's ALIVE, it's Alive!!!
Commented on Tuesday, 31 March 2009 - 5:17am

Chris, that's much better. Who needs a monster after all? This is much more interesting :)

It's ALIVE, it's Alive!!!
Commented on Monday, 30 March 2009 - 6:13am

Chris, you should have found a image that included also the blond lady. Cheers.

Typophile back after maintenance
Commented on Tuesday, 31 March 2009 - 6:23pm

I can see a white bat, plus the beer and peanuts. Can you see it?

That's "Ambassador Spiekermann" to you.
Commented on Tuesday, 31 March 2009 - 6:30pm

Wow. Now, that IS something.

Congratulations!

What were the important developments in typography during the 20th century.
Commented on Saturday, 18 April 2009 - 9:11pm

“ What were the important developments in typography during the 20th century ”

The dongle, also known as the hardware key. Fonts in old printers were supplied in a cartridge that was 'plugged' in the printer.
No cartridge, no type. Good...

Hey N.O., LA Professors
Commented on Tuesday, 17 March 2009 - 5:36am

I think that A way to fix the problem if there is any, is checking the submitted comments, flag the bad stuff.

Or, new members would have to wait a few days before being able to comment.

Let's not forget the very famous BILL.

Type Battle 36 // Fix Arial
Commented on Wednesday, 18 March 2009 - 10:46am

I think that if you play with it you may end up with another Helvetica. Is that possible?

vendors are messing up my logo fonts
Commented on Sunday, 15 March 2009 - 7:07am

“ Try telling them “This is the logo file. If you don’t use this file, I’ll not only not pay for the job, I’ll sue you for the cost of the time I spend paying someone else to do the work”. ”

That is a way to do it.

Hidden message in poster
Commented on Sunday, 8 March 2009 - 11:32am

The last thing is a G5 computer, late at night. Go figure...

The guy must be single.

Hidden message in poster
Commented on Sunday, 8 March 2009 - 11:36am

Sorry. I just see those kind of machines on pictures (these days).

Foundry EULAs - 100 years ago
Commented on Thursday, 5 March 2009 - 4:11pm

That's cool:

YOU SHALL NOT PHOTOGRAPH !

Print shop doesn't like fonts
Commented on Thursday, 5 March 2009 - 4:08pm

Probably what they did was to create a workflow where font issues are over! All is converted to outlines by the designer. They are saving big time on the operation, cause fonts issues suck.

A side-effect to this practice is that the files will...