The Observer last weekend carried a report on the typefaces favoured by the rich and famous. Prince Charles chooses Helvetica, while novelist AS Byatt chooses Times New Roman. Trade and Industry secretary Peter Mandelson comes out in favour of old favourite, and Design Week stalwart, Arial.
The BlackBerry Motion has ditched the brand’s signature keyboard and has a 14cm-wide touchscreen, with an Apple-style home button at the bottom.
Supple Studio has designed the copywriting company’s new branding, which incorporates quote marks in a mixture of classic and contemporary typefaces.
This year’s exhibition features a wheelchair that can climb stairs, a language-translating earpiece and a brand identity for Wales.
A new fundraising book features contributions from Manchester creatives including Peter Saville and Malcolm Garrett, which have been inspired by Tony Walsh’s poem This is the Place.