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One More Copyright Infringement, And HADOPI Must Disconnect Itself From The Net

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The governmental body that oversees France's "three-strikes" law, HADOPI, has already been caught once infringing on the copyright of others -- by using a logo designed with unlicensed fonts. Now it's been spotted using photographs without respecting the so-called "moral rights" of the photographer, which include the right to attribution...
One More Copyright Infringement, And HADOPI Must Disconnect Itself From The Net

TweetDeck for Mac updated with column & content filters, advanced search, wide columns, much more

9to5mac.com
Just released new Mac and Windows versions, includes the powerful updates to column filters and search tweetdeck.com—   (@TweetDeck) March 28, 2013 Twitter today released a big update to its popular TweetDeck Mac App Store app bringing a long list of highly requested features including enhancements to filters, columns, fonts,...
TweetDeck for Mac updated with column & content filters, advanced search, wide columns, much more

Google Font Directory

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Google: The Google Font Directory lets you browse all the fonts available via the Google Font API. All fonts in the directory are available for use on your website under an open source license and served by Google servers. The project is in collaboration with Typekit.  ★ ...
Google Font Directory
Watch out tablet-makers, Amazon's new Kindle Fire tablets are hot!

Font Awesome Icon Font Released for Twitter Bootstrap

www.readwriteweb.com
It takes a lot of confidence to label a project "awesome," but after looking over the Font Awesome collection, I'm inclined to agree. Font Awesome is a set of glyph icons meant to work with Bootstrap, the Web App toolkit released by Twitter last year. The project is courtesy of...
Font Awesome Icon Font Released for Twitter Bootstrap

Behind The App: Twitterrific 5

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I’ve always loved shows that take you behind the scenes of creative efforts: Project Runway and Classic Albums being two of my favorites. Here’s one about the development of Twitterrific 5. Since a lot of the people reading this aren’t developers, I’m going to keep the jargon to a minimum....
Behind The App: Twitterrific 5

Social media curation service Storify partners with Typekit to help brands customize their stories

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Storify, a service that helps users curate social media posts around a particular topic, has partnered with Adobe’s Typekit. This move helps Storify users better customize their stories so that they blend in with the look and feel of the site where it will be embedded. To implement the service,...
Social media curation service Storify partners with Typekit to help brands customize their stories
If Instagram Was More About Words Than Things, You'd Have Whims for iOS

GLC Foundry home -- historical fonts by Giles Le Corré

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GLC Foundry home -- historical fonts by Giles Le Corré

Jilion launches SublimeVideo Horizon Framework: Custom HTML5 players with YouTube integration

thenextweb.com
After releasing its own WordPress plugin and winning the MIPCube Lab startup competition, SublimeVideo creator Jilion is back to launch its SublimeVideo Horizon Framework, which lets you create completely customizable HTML5 video players, with the added ability to pull in and brand YouTube videos. Jilion calls SublimeVideo the ”world’s first cloud-based HTML5 video player,” which allows the service...
Jilion launches SublimeVideo Horizon Framework: Custom HTML5 players with YouTube integration

Every Russian Citizen to Get an Official Email Account and Learn To Use @ in a New Way

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As some of you may be aware, the huge trend for various countries that don’t use Latin alphabet in their official languages is introducing their own alphabets into online communications - and not only in the form of support for specific fonts where needed to send an email or create...
Every Russian Citizen to Get an Official Email Account and Learn To Use @ in a New Way

Gmail's Mobile Web And Offline Apps Get The iOS Treatment

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Google just announced that it is rolling out a new design for its Gmail mobile web app for Android, iOS, Blackberry and Kindle Fire. The new design looks very similar to Gmail’s recently relaunched iOS apps, with a generous amount of whitespace and larger fonts and icons. The web app...
Gmail's Mobile Web And Offline Apps Get The iOS Treatment

Options for previewing fonts in OS X

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There are several ways to view a typeface in OS X before you use it in your document. [Read more]...
Options for previewing fonts in OS X

Amazon updates Kindle app for new iPad’s retina display

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Amazon.com just released a new version of its Kindle app for iPad, promising crisper fonts and brighter book covers by taking advantage of the Apple device’s new high-resolution retina display. In addition, the company says it is bringing to its iPad app a favorite feature of Kindle Fire users —...
Amazon updates Kindle app for new iPad’s retina display
Google adds 450 fonts to Google Docs

Georgie app offers up Android features and voice-guided menus for the blind: we go hands-on (video)

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Phone options for the blind previously been pricey hardware based solutions -- or feature-light (physically-heavy) handsets. While the functional abilities of smartphones have expanded out wildly from the mobile devices we used to use, accessibility options have remained firmly in the past. Enter Georgie, an Android app that offers...
Georgie app offers up Android features and voice-guided menus for the blind: we go hands-on (video)

Google Drive for iOS update adds multiple photo and video uploading

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Google updated its Google Drive for iOS app on Monday with new features including support for multiple photo and video uploads. Version 1.2.2 is now live in Apple’s App Store, and additional improvements highlighted in the change log include: Drive: Multiple photo/video upload, and QuickOffice users can open and save back...
Google Drive for iOS update adds multiple photo and video uploading

The secret to designing a great smartphone font

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In the second portion of our two-part series, we explore the history and theory behind mobile phone fonts with the help of typeface designer, Steve Matteson. [Read more]...
The secret to designing a great smartphone font

Killing Comic Sans: 5 alternative fonts that protect your dignity

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Comic Sans: It's the best font in your tool box if you're committed to sappy, unsophisticated design, and want to prove to the world that your type library hasn't been updated since 1995. Comic Sans is embarrassing. It makes us avert our eyes. Yet it's still the go-to font for...
Killing Comic Sans: 5 alternative fonts that protect your dignity

Skype for iPad updated for Retina display, VGA front camera still 640×480

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Skype for iPad got a retina update this morning meaning that the icons and menus won’t show pixelated fonts that will harm your new iPad retina sensibilities.  Unfortunately, your new iPad’s front facing camera is still VGA and we’re pretty sure Skype isn’t pulling 2048×1500 pixel video feeds though...
Skype for iPad updated for Retina display, VGA front camera still 640×480

Beautiful Websites: Pictory’s Ode to Spring

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There’s currently a debate ranging in the publishing world over whether the web is robust enough of a platform to present magazine-like stories properly — paginated content heavy on photography, design and stylized type. The current popular opinion is that the web is not up to snuff, and thus...
Beautiful Websites: Pictory’s Ode to Spring

5 Must-Share Links for Designers

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Hey there! It’s Monday, so this roundup is devoted to all things web design (ux, photo, illustration, art, graphics, CSS, jQuery, tutorials, and more). Some links are newsworthy and others just meet our “awesomeness” requirement, and regardless we hope you’ll enjoy them. Without further delay: One-Page stories by Summer Pierre,...
5 Must-Share Links for Designers

Kindle Software Update Adds Twitter, PDF Zoom, Sharper Fonts | Gadget Lab | Wired.com [del.icio.us]

www.wired.com
kindle launching social features, finally. color me jealous of people with non-borked ones. http://bit.ly/9wDK1b...
Kindle Software Update Adds Twitter, PDF Zoom, Sharper Fonts | Gadget Lab | Wired.com [del.icio.us]
HTC will offer low-end phones and focus on emerging markets to boost falling revenue

Check out these free icons, fonts and UX elements, from the creators of COLOURlovers

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Created by the same folks who brought us COLOURlovers, Creative Market is giving away a nice pile of design resources pre-launch, including heaps of icons, fonts and UX elements. Judging from the site, these 30+ packs typically range between $1 and $49, but all are free for the time being....
Check out these free icons, fonts and UX elements, from the creators of COLOURlovers

Kindle, Evernote, Vimeo and more get optimized for the iPad's Retina display

www.engadget.com
As we saw the iPhone 4's release, a massive bump in screen resolution means that plenty of apps need to be updated to fully take advantage of all those extra pixels, and today has seen a few big name ones get optimized for the new iPad's Retina display. The...
Kindle, Evernote, Vimeo and more get optimized for the iPad's Retina display

Amazon's Kindle Paperwhite: Four Years in the Making

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Amazon executives gush about their new e-reader as the Kindle they always wanted to make. While the latest Kindle Touch came out last year, the technology behind the Kindle Paperwhite’s new lit screen is four years in the making. Amazon purchased a Finnish company a couple years back that was...
Amazon's Kindle Paperwhite: Four Years in the Making

Review: Create stunning websites in minutes for free with Tackk

www.pcworld.com
Every once in a while, I come across a service that leaves me speechless. This is exactly what happened when I first started using Tackk: It took my breath away. Tackk is a free website maker currently in beta, and will help you create any single-page website (or Tackks)...
Review: Create stunning websites in minutes for free with Tackk
Adobe Updates Creative Cloud With File, Settings And Preference Syncing, Deep Behance Social Integration

Tackle font problems using OS X Lion's Font list

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Apple's list of fonts in OS X might help you get back to the basics. [Read more]...
Tackle font problems using OS X Lion's Font list
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