Swyft Media, Baltimore Ravens See Apple’s iMessage As Mobile Messaging Opportunity
Swyft Media recently launched of a series of iMessage apps in conjunction with the release of Apple’s iOS 10. The launch includes close to 100 digital sticker and emoji packs in iMessage for brands such as the Baltimore Ravens, Dallas Mavericks, New York Rangers, Clemson, the University of Florida, Florida State, Virginia Tech, UCLA and the University of Utah.
Jason Tselentis brought together a cadre of experts to find out what they believe are the best new typefaces of 2016. The chosen faces—which you can find in the Fall 2016 issue of Print—include Hoefler & Co.’s Operator, Grilli Type’s GT Eesti, Commercial Type’s Action Condensed, and eight others. Here, as an online exclusive to the issue, Tselentis presents seven honorable mentions.
Swyft Media is helping brands tackle the issue of engaging younger generations through the ability to offer sticker packs through iMessage. Coinciding with the introduction of the App Store for iMessage, Swyft Media launched more than 100 sticker packs for brands to engage with audiences through the popular mobile messaging app.
HTML5 Wins The User Experience War, but There Are still Flash Pockets of Resistance
The writing was on the wall back in 2010 when Apple's Steve Jobs famously proclaimed that his company's devices would never support the Adobe Flash interface, preferring HTML5 instead. Six years later, Flash still has its loyalists.
Grafik x Monotype are proud to host this live version of its much-loved magazine feature, Letterform. This sessions theme will be everyone's favorite drink, BEER. Designers will share their favorite brews and label designs.
The fourth edition of MagCulture’s annual editorial design conference, The Modern magazine, returns to Central Saint Martins this autumn. Monotype is proud to help sponsor an esteemed group of speakers from the magazine industry to celebrate the ever-developing discipline they work within. Please join us!
Alan Kitching and Monotype — Celebrating five pioneers of the poster
Main Gallery - Arts University Bournemouth
A collaboration between two typographic forces: Alan Kitching, a leading practitioner in letterpress, typography and design; and Monotype, global trailblazers in type and home to some of the world’s most popular typefaces. This exhibition features type specimens from a unique generation of designers and honours the life and work of these five giants of graphic design; Tom Eckersley, Abram Games, FHK Henrion, Josef Müller-Brockmann and Paul Rand.
DesignThinkers, Canada’s largest conference for visual communicators, is a must attend for any informed, forward-thinking creative, communications or marketing professional or team. Join us as we delve into industry trends with visionaries from a range of communications-related disciplines including design, user experience, advertising, branding, consumer engagement, film, social media and entrepreneurship. This is our second year sponsoring this amazing event.
Wayzgoose is Hamilton Wood Type and Printing Museums annual conference in Two Rivers, Wisconsin. Now in its eighth year, the Type Conference hosts designers, printers, typographers and letter geeks of all stripes from across the globe. Monotype is thrilled to be a Quarto sponsor this year.