I have to be honest here. Although I have seen Viigo in almost every single top 10 list for BlackBerrys, I never tried it till this week. The reason it took me so long is that I have been using a different app for my data consumption needs. Snaptu had everything I needed in an RSS/social networking/utility app, and not only have I been using Snaptu regularly, but it is one of the 8 icons on my BlackBerry home screen.
The Vienna Typopassage in the MuseumsQuartier serves as a “micro museum” of typography. Changing exhibitions are used to highlight contemporary typographic positions. The first exhibition shows the work of Alex Trochut from Barcelona, who also designed the ceilings.
First, it starts off with Leonardo da Vinci’s 15th century painting “The Last Supper.” Secondly, an illustration of the Star Wars characters in “The Last Supper” by Eric Deschamps. And thirdly, a digital mosaic montage of Deschamps’ artwork composed with 69,550 Star Wars film stills by Avinash Arora.
If you are looking for a unique typeface of light and pure elegance, Marlowe will be your choice. Marlowe comes as a triple pack: Regular is perfect for headlines and text, while the expressive Swirl and Cocktail styles are charming display fonts. All three provide an extended set of capitals, small caps and lower case characters. Please take a close look at the elegant alternate letters for A, E, K, M, N, O, Q, R, W and g – there are even three kinds of ampersands to chose from.
Altogether Marlowe offers amazing 25 alternates and 74 discretionary ligatures, Marlowe Swirl has additional 26 automated ligatures. Make sure you use applications supporting all these lavish OpenType features.