Logo Created by a 6-year-old

This turned up on digg this morning and I had to make a note of it. Apparently, this logo is the actual logo currently in use by Check Point Software Technologies. According to the poster, it was created by the CEO’s 6-year-old daughter. The funny thing is that...

Little Book of Type

I’ve been on a bit of a typography kick lately, so keeping in line with recent posts, here is a lovely little video of the hand-drawn pages of Paula Scher’s notebook. If you don’t know who Paula Scher is, she’s a Pentagram partner and teacher...

Branded in China

Since I have been able to recognise words and letters I have been familiar with those three magic words, “Made in China”. But a new branding initiative from our favourite totalitarian communist superpower (San Marino, eat your heart out) will seek to...

The Typography of Harry Potter

Now that the dust has settled from the release of the 5th movie and 7th book, I thought it would be nice to take a look at the typography featured in the most recent film. Design Observer already beat me to the punch, but it’s always nice to read another...