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Helvetica in interface design

by Topper on April 14th, 2008

Cocoia Blog » Swiss Interface Syndrome.

“Why, 50 years later, is [Helvetica] still so popular?”

Erik stares into space a few seconds, pondering, sighs, then answers:

— “I don’t know… Why is bad taste ubiquitous?”

This is a really great article about mixing fonts in Mac OSX interface design. I like the last bit the best though.