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Monotype Imaging is a leading provider of advanced font products specializing in font technologies, type design, multilingual font development & licensing and software development for mobile phones. The Monotype Imaging team is renowned for its TrueType and OpenType font expertise, and can tune fonts for on-screen legibility in Microsoft Windows as well as Digital TV, Set Top Boxes, Mobile Phones, Game Consoles, Embedded Systems, Consumer Electronics and other devices.

Zune Phone from Microsoft?

Wednesday, September 5, 2007

Ascender designed the fonts featured both in the Zune player, and in the Zune branding:
Microsoft comments on Zune Phone speculation: "Microsoft said that it was 'not unreasonable' to speculate that the company could introduce a smartphone based on its Zune digital music player, in direct competition with Apple's iPhone."