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Find your favorite TV and movie fonts

Ever wonder about the name of the font for your favorite TV show or movie? Yes, you're weird. No, you're not alone. Jay Nelson tells you where such seekers may find.

Easily type accented characters

There's an easier way to type characters with diacriticals than remembering obscure key combinations or opening Keyboard Viewer.

Font tips: Printing type samples

If you have to choose and compare fonts, the best way is to print a type specimen book. Here are some resources you can use for the best results.

Monotype Imaging upgrades Linotype FontExplorer X Pro and Server

FontExplorer X Pro 2.5 font management software for individuals and FontExplorer X Server 1.5 for workgroup administrators is now available.

Verdana Pro: Not just another pretty face

Two of the Web's core fonts—Verdana and Georgia—are overhauled with new pro versions.

Set background color for selected text in TextEdit

Learn how to set the background color for selected text (instead of the entire document) in TextEdit

Kinetic typography: Language in motion

Kinetic typography is an old art that has recently returned to the spotlight. Macworld intern Lynn La tells us why she likes it so much.

My favorite comic-style fonts, all on sale

Andy Ihnatko recommends you buy Comicraft fonts on New Year's Day, when they'll be only $20.10 each.

TypeStyler X (v.10.6)

TypeStyler X's breadth and depth of its typographic features and constant visual feedback make it perfectly suited for teaching many aspects of graphic design

Hark! Holiday fonts

Looking for holiday fonts to give your cards, letters, and Web sites a festive touch? Check out these suggestions.