Adobe is a well known computer software company started by John Warnock and Chuck Geschke in 1982. Adobe’s main specialty is to offer applications for handling images and text, as well as a fine type library.
Released through their Adobe Type Foundry, from the very early days, Adobe has taken typography very seriously by creating the standard Type 1 format, and also the PostScript Type 3 format. Since 1997 Adobe has been working with Microsoft on the OpenType font format. Check out more info on their huge collection of fonts here: Adobe Types
Helvetica Neue is a typeface created by Max Miedinger and published by Adobe. Helvetica Neue font family, an updated version of the ubiquitous Helvetica, incorporates better alignments, subtle fixes for more consistency, more weights and an easy-to-use numbering system to identify various styles and weights.
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