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The fine print of fonts

With nearly a thousand Facebook "friends", dozens of new acquaintances every week and the daily onslaught of breaking news, it's no wonder my memory isn't what it used to be.

And while I can recall the phone numbers of my three best friends from primary school, I wouldn't be able to recite the digits of my house telephone number if my life depended on it.

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A version of this article appeared in the print edition of The Straits Times on October 09, 2018, with the headline 'The fine print of fonts'. Print Edition | Subscribe