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Discover how to pick the perfect typeface in the new Computer Arts

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Typeface selection is a true artform that goes well beyond simple aesthetics. Tone of voice, emphasis and cultural associations are all essential considerations, as are factors like usage format, language support and licensing. Get it wrong and you’ll soon know about it – so how can you ensure you get it right every time?




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Could this be the first computer to recognise and appreciate art?

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Tim Mara, Glass Jug: “A painting of a white wall with a tree or quite possibly black and white photograph of a plant in a wall. It is similar to a map hangs on a wall near a hat and a cane.”




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Why can’t Blackhat (or any film) make sitting at a computer look exciting?

Hollywood has become adroit at making the everyday feel spectacular and entertaining. 2014’s Dawn of the Planet of the Apes was the most fun I’ve had watching humans and apes repair a dam, while Interstellar somehow kept us rapt through history’s longest long-distance flight. But there’s one task we humans do every day that even the best directors struggle to film without sending the audience into a trance: computing.

Last month I had a chance to see an early screening of Blackhat, the upcoming Michael Mann thriller about a hacker released from prison under a bold promise: find the cyber criminal fomenting global chaos and earn your freedom. The good guy hacker played by Chris Hemsworth, also known as Thor, dwarfs every laptop in the…

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Get a free copy of The Freelance Handbook with the new Computer Arts

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Computer Arts issue 236 is a freelance special, packed full of essential information, tips and tricks – whether you’re thinking about taking the plunge or are already an established freelance professional.




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How to get a year’s free subscription to Computer Arts magazine

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Dublin-based creative conference OFFSET has announced the 10 lucky winners of its Christmas Computer Arts competition. Anyone who purchased a ticket to the three-day design festival before 31st December was eligible to win one of 10 free one-year subscriptions to the world’s best-selling magazine for designers – all you had to do was email your ticket confirmation to the OFFSET team to be in with a chance.




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Here’s a free gift for you from Computer Arts

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As a special Christmas gift from the Computer Arts team, we have selected our best issue from the year for you to enjoy on your Apple device for FREE. Here’s Nick Carson, editor of Computer Arts, to explain his choice. “Discover the UK’s top 30 studios in CA’s inaugural UK Studio Rankings. Plus: how to deal with clients from hell! I hope you enjoy issue 233.” Wishing you a Merry Christmas and a prosperous New Year. How to redeem




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Go freelance with January’s bumper issue of Computer Arts

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Are you a freelance creative? Maybe you’re a jobbing designer thinking about making the leap into full-time freelance; perhaps you know an illustrator already going it alone… Computer Arts issue 236 is a freelance special, packed full of essential information, tips and tricks – whether you’re thinking about taking the plunge or are already an established freelance professional. 




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Win a free subscription to Computer Arts

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Ten lucky OFFSET 2015 attendees will win a free subscription to Computer Arts, the world’s best-selling magazine for designers. How can you be in with a chance? Anyone who purchases their ticket to Dublin’s annual three-day festival of creativity before Christmas Eve is eligible… All you have to do is email your confirmation to the OFFSET team (info@iloveoffset.com) and your name will be thrown into a hat, with winners selected on Christmas Eve.




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Get a great Black Friday deal on Computer Arts magazine

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Between now and Tuesday 2 December, we are offering amazing discounts on Computer Arts and our other Design magazines. Get the latest Computer Arts issue packed with branding secrets, design trends and the world’s top design agencies for just 99p/99c, available on your Android or Apple device! Simply download the Computer Arts app and the latest issue will be available at just 99p/99c.




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Computer Arts wins big at the Digital Magazine Awards

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Jo Gulliver was highly commended




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