What’s New Archive 2009

P22 Club Membership for 2010

The P22 Club is an excellent value and a great way to save money on fonts and other fine things. Join no later than Jan. 31, 2010.

New TYPO magazine is here!

The 38th issue was published before Christmas and it is being distributed right now. Subscribe now to get all copies of 2010.

A well designed book competition

A competition aimed at illustration and book design for children organized by Akademia Sztuk Pięknych, Katowice, Poland

A new essay by Peter Biľak

Methods of Distribution: Digital Fonts and the Global Market. English and French version at Typotheque.com.

The Best and Worst Identities of 2009

Underconsideration.com / Brand New: The top 12 in each category – The Best and Worst. Enjoy the overview and comments.

Lady GaGa font?

There are probably minimum of her fans, but you may definitelly like this song parody.

TYPO Magazine in PDF @ Lulu.com

34 issues of TYPO Magazine from 2003–2008 are available at Lulu.com. Download in PDF format for €5.99 a copy.

Registration is now open for Typo 2010

Typo Berlin 2010 is dedicated to the theme “passion”. Sign up by December 31, 2009 and save up to €200 on conference tickets.

Christmas pixel font Suboel

Type foundry Subtitude from Montreal offers free pixel font with 97 Xmas icons. Designed by Valérie Desrochers & Sébastien Théraulaz.

New identity for Prague Spring

New visual style for the Prague Spring Music Festival 2010. Authors: Petr Štěpán, in cooperation with Aleš Najbrt and Bohumil Vašák.

Type Together offers 15% discount

Get a 15% discount on any of TT retail fonts, all through December. Just type this discount code 8a74b512 in the checkout page.

Slanted Magazine #9

New “stencil” issue of German typography and design magazine was just published. 164 pages, €18 incl. postage fees.

Blatner Tools 1.0 Released

This product brings over 100 useful features for every InDesign user. Plug-in suite designed by David Blatner and DTP Tools.

British Design 2010

The ultimate showcase for British Design is out now. It is the fourth edition in the series on British Design.

Green according to EU.

You can vote for a new EU Organic logo on European Commission Agriculture and Rural Development website

Yes, We Kern!

Five interesting typographic posters.

Ads you'll never forget

Piano keys instead of stairs, campain against land mines. Inspire yourself.

Please welcome the 1000th fan!

Typo welcomes its 1000th Facebook fan! (Actually, there are 1007 of you.) Until December 5, we offer special subscription rate.

W1G Fontselection 01 Mix

Linotype offers 25 multilingual OpenType fonts (Latin, Cyrillic, Greek) for € 999.00 excl. VAT. Frtutiger, Helvetica, DIN, Syntax…

19th Century Typo Digitised

Typo. A Monthly Newspaper and Literary Review (1887—1897) is a landmark in New Zealand printing and publishing, famous in its time. Now online.

The best speakers at Kupé 05

The best talks at Kupé conference, Žilina, Slovakia: Joana Niemeyer (UK) and Alan Záruba (CZ). Based on audience voting. More details soon.

Buy One. Get One Free.

Purchase a new single license of QuarkXPress 8 before Christmas and you’ll get another license absolutely free.

Typo Berlin 2010 with a discount!

Book now at a discount! The early subscription phase continues until the end of the year. Subscribe now and save up to € 200!

Free Mota Pixel font

Pixel font with extensive language support and OpenType features for free! Download from German type foundry Mota Italic.

The Dieline awards

The Dieline Awards, an international design competition recognizing the world’s best package design. Deadline: December 21, 2009.

To the Best of Our Knowledge

Listen to the voice of famous typographers in this interview. Matthew Carter, Jonathan Hoefler, Tobias Frere-Jones and many others.

Holiday Objects from House Industries

Great Christmas gifts in an online shop at House Industries. T-shirts, photo lettering blocks, pillows, books, and prints.

Limited Edition Diary 2010

Limited edition of the pocket-size, no-nonsense Typotheque calendar and sketchbook. Vinyl cover offers extra protection.

Suitcase Fusion 2 for Windows

Extensis released updated version of its font manager (v13.2). Several problems fixed, Windows 7 compatible.

open: output

A new online platform where students in design and architecture can create their own portfolio websites free of charge.

Fedra Sans 4.0

Typotheque released new Fedra Sans: all glyphs were reviewed, new glyphs added, kerning and spacing improved.

‘Glyphs’ Font Editor

Georg Seifert announced a public beta of his long-awaited font editor ‘Glyphs’ at ATypI conference in Mexico.

Photofont ID for InDesign

Photofont ID for InDesign CS3 and CS4 for Mac OS X and Windows released. Download a free plugin from Fontlab.com.

Biennial of Graphic Design Brno

Theme: Poster, Corporate Identity, Informational and Advertising Design. Deadline for submissions: 31.12.2009.

Dr. Peter Karow Award for Thomas Milo

The second Dr. Peter Karow Award for Font Technology & Digital Typography has been awarded to Thomas Milo.

ATypI Mexico City 2009

The international typographic conference ATypI Mexico Typ09 is about to start. Follow our blog for fresh news.

ATypI Twitter

Can't make it to Mexico City for ATypI? Get the highlights by following Fontlab on Twitter (@fontlab). Watch for the #atypi tag.

Pure Design for free

Excellent book about newspaper design by Mario García is now available for free. Check García Media blog to download it.

Blatner Tools for InDesign

New release of a plug-in suite designed by InDesign guru David Blatner and developed by DTP Tools.

D&AD Awards 2010

The D&AD Awards 2010 are open now. Information about categories, prices, rules and entering the awards can be found on the website.

Typotheque: Web Font Service

Typotheque has become one of the first commercial type foundries to license its entire font collection for use on the World Wide Web.

Typodarium 2010

Typographic calendar - new font for every day. 365 fonts by 180 designers from 30 countries, sized 8.5×12 cm.

Rules of Typography

Typographic project of Evan Stremke: a poster with typographic rules. Download free PDF, print and follow…

Tailored typeface design

Five-day type design workshop by Veronika Burian & José Scaglione, February 2010, castle, city of Cieszyn, Poland (PDF).

Hertz Loses its Shadow

One of the world’s largest rental car services introduced a new logo.

Typo 37 out now!

The “Mexican” issue was just published! Order your copy now or subscribe to TYPO for two years to get a special discount.

Photoshop for iPhone

Adobe releases Photoshop.com Mobile for iPhone, for those who like to edit and show off their photos on the go.

Type and Media 2009

An overview of typefaces designed by students of Type and Media at KABK, Haag.