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Worse kerning

Microsoft’s Surface Pro 3 is great and all but…


Firefox 37.0.1


Chromium 41.0.2272 handles it a little bit better, but still kinda off.

Not sure if the font, browsers, or a combination of both is to blame.

General Interest

How to change font size in Seaborn

The scale of the font used by Seaborn in its plots can be changed. This scale is 1 by default.

To change it:

import seaborn as sborn

# Bigger than normal fonts
sborn.set(font_scale=1.5)

# Gigantic fonts
sborn.set(font_scale=2)

Tried with: Seaborn 0.5.1 and Ubuntu 14.04

Dyslexia font?

A font that’s easier to read for people with dyslexia? A few weeks ago I discovered a font that was eco friendly(Ryman Eco) now a font that make it easier for people with dyslexia to read? 181 more words

Branding

How to enable anti-aliasing for Monaco font in Ubuntu

Monaco was the standard monospace typeface installed by default in Apple computers until it is replaced by Menlo in Mac OSX 10.6 (Snow Leopard… 283 more words

Linux

Creative Futures Assignment 2 - Dave Eccles - Creative Typography

In the myriad of printed material, what makes a document stand out from the crowd?

Making a document visually beautiful can be very important, but only if it adds to the content.   166 more words

Creative Futures - Dave E

A glorious romp

The COC’s new production of Rossini’s The Barber of Seville opened last night at the Four Season’s Centre.  The production is by the Catalan collective Els Comediants, the same team who did… 681 more words

Coc

Rameses Automatic Font Weights

Following on from 3d font support is mixing between two fonts. For each character (in a font) you can have a normal character and also a bold character: 76 more words