KernType is a Web-based kerning game that pits your ability to kern type against those of a professional typographer. It works on desktop Web browsers as well as on the iPad, where you can use multitouch gestures to kern the type! Try it at http://type.method.ac.
Jay Nelson is the editorial director of PlanetQuark.com, and the editor and publisher of Design Tools Monthly. He’s also the author of the QuarkXPress 8 and QuarkXPress 7 training titles at Lynda.com, as well as the training videos Quark includes in the box with QuarkXPress 7 . In addition, Jay writes regularly for Macworld and Photoshop User magazines and speaks at industry events.