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Red Hat releases free/libre Overpass font family

Red Hat releases free/libre Overpass font family

Red Hat announced the release of Overpass, their own highway gothic font family designed by Delve Fonts. Overpass is available under terms of SIL Open Font License.

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Adobe releases Source Sans Pro, their first open typeface

Adobe releases Source Sans Pro, their first open typeface

As unbelievable as it might seem, Adobe announced immediate availability of Source Sans Pro, their first open source font, under terms of Open Font License.

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Linux Libertine font family gets monospace style

Linux Libertine font family gets monospace style

Philipp Poll released a new version of a free Linux Libertine typeface that now features a Mono style for use in code examples, listings and suchlike.

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Paratype releases PT Mono typeface

Paratype releases PT Mono typeface

Somewhat traditionally at the end of the year Paratype released another free open source font; this time it's PT Mono, an episode 3 next to PT Sans and PT Serif.

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News Cycle font gets Greek and Cyrillic support

News Cycle font gets Greek and Cyrillic support

Nathan Willis released a new version of his News Cycle typeface which is a free (OFL) digital version of ATF News Gothic from 1908.

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5 free typography projects you still can support this year

5 free typography projects you still can support this year

It's the end of the year, and there are some interesting free typography related fundraisers about to end or getting closer to that state.

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Mint Spirit fonts project started to improve Linux Mint identity

Mint Spirit fonts project started to improve Linux Mint identity

Hirwen Harendal of ADF fame has just released an alpha version of Mint Spirit—a new font family that is part of Linux Mint branding.

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New versions of free Old Standard and Theano fonts released

Today Alexey Kryukov released new versions of his free font packages Old Standard and Theano at thessalonica.org.ru.

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News Cycle v0.2 font released

News Cycle v0.2 font released

Nathan Willis, who is more known for his journalistic contributions to free graphics software, released second beta version of his new OFL licensed font, News Cycle, that is a realist sans-serif typeface based on specimens from ATF's 1908 News Gothic.

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DejaVu fonts get Old Italic support

A new version of extremely popular free font family called DejaVu was released last night. The family contains Sans, Serif and Sans Mono faces in various weights, from Extralight to the usual Bold.

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