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Punchcut LLC
Founded (2002)
Headquarters San Francisco, California, United States
Number of employees
35 (2010)
Website Punchcut.com/

Punchcut is a design consulting company in San Francisco,[1] and in New York, United States[2] focused on user interface design for consumer electronics devices; primarily mobile devices,[3][4] portable electronic devices and television.[5][6]

Punchcut commissioned a screen-optimized typeface family, Amble, designed by Christian Robertson. In 2010 Sun Microsystems included the fonts for use on devices that use Sun's JavaFX platform as part of JavaFX SDK Release 1.3.[7]


Punchcut maintains Typophile, an online community for type designers. Punchcut hosts the annual event, the Typophile Film Fest.[8]


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External links[edit]

  • ^ Media, Digitalthread. "design companies : usa based firms : Punchcut". digitalthread.com. Retrieved 6 July 2017. 
  • ^ "Punchcut Press Release: "Sandy Fershee To Lead Punchcut's Expansion to New York"". Retrieved 6 July 2017. 
  • ^ "BusinessWeek: Moving To The Mobile Web". Retrieved 6 July 2017. 
  • ^ "Communication Arts: Don't Call It A Phone". Retrieved 6 July 2017. 
  • ^ "Punchcut Unveils Next-generation Television User Interface". Retrieved 6 July 2017. 
  • ^ tracyswedlow (5 June 2009). "SoftAtHome Says Multiple Companies Developing for its Convergent Applications Platform". itvt.com. Retrieved 6 July 2017. 
  • ^ "What's New in JavaFX". Retrieved 6 July 2017. 
  • ^ Zuercher, Karen. "Characters". SF Weekly. Retrieved 6 July 2017.