The new Typophile website contains a “typowiki”. The Typophile Wiki is a “user-created encyclopedia of all things type-related. Users create and edit Wiki entries with the aim of becoming a collaborative, useful and relevant resource.”
My favorite stop for all things design, Copenhagen is holding the Copenhagen International Furniture Fair at the Bella Center from the 19 — 22 May 2005. Among some of the exhibitors are Bang & Olufsen A/S, Boli Company Limited, Cube Design A/S, Habitat and WHERE2GO.
Graphical money statistics from John Maeda.
Typo.Graphic.Beirut 2005 is the first of its kind within the Middle East’s graphic design community, and will feature more than 20 speakers contributing to an atmosphere of design thought and practice from regions all over the world.
Designed to assist dyslexic readers, Read Regular is a typeface designed by Dutch designer Natascha Frensch. Letterforms like b and d are typically drawn as the same character and then just swapped. Read Regular differentiates these forms by making each unique.
(Link courtesy of Design Observer)