The only official European cloner, Computers Unlimited is offering two new options in its Rome range. Both have 200MHz 604e Power PC chips and a reasonable range of goodies plus Claris Works, OS 7.6 a keyboard and mouse. Prices are around the 1100 mark, double that if you want to add a decent monitor although start thinking about the new, cheap generation of 19in monitors. Designers will probably go for the 96MB of ram and 4.3 gig hard drives of the circa 2000 machines from the company which have the oh-so European names Hollywood and Manhattan. Computer Warehouse is on 0171-724 4104 and at www.computerwarehouse.co.uk.
Production company Noah Media Group is behind the opening titles, animations and on-screen graphics for this year’s World Cup – we speak to art director Kim Teddy about how traditional
London-based consultancy LoveGunn has created a series of type-based posters inspired by 20th century Russian Futurism and Constructivism for this year’s World Cup.
The WC2018 predictor lives as a website and Instagram feed, displaying a number up to 100 for each country that indicates how well it’s likely to perform in the tournament.
Glasgow-based studio Tangent has created the campaign imagery for this year’s Edinburgh International Book Festival.