Typography : The Type Desk

Mail-Order Type →

Send real letter messages in the mail with viaLetter. Link via Design Observer.

Helvetica Wall Hanging →

Check out this Helvetica wall hanging from babygeared.


Helvetica, The Movie →

Helvetica is a feature-length independent film about typography, graphic design and global visual culture. The film was shot in high-definition on location in the United States, England, the Netherlands, Germany, Switzerland, France and Belgium. It is currently in post-production and is slated to begin screening at film festivals worldwide starting in early 2007.

Monotype Acquires Linotype GmbH →

Monotype said it has bought Linotype, part of German firm Heidelberg. So, now Monotype owns Helvetica and won’t need to clone it. Oh wait, they already did that.

The Thermochromic Egg →

The UK’s Lion Quality is to start producing eggs with temperature-sensitive thermochromic print to let you know when it’s cooked soft, medium or hard-boiled.

Beck Rocks His ASCII Black Tambourine →

Beck’s Black Tambourine video is made of ASCII text.