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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.

The importance of fonts and the UI in mobile phones

Tuesday, November 18, 2008

A recent article at Slate Magazine by Farhad Manjoo reviews the new T-Mobile G1 which features the Droid fonts designed by Ascender. He calls the Droid fonts "both stylish and highly readable" and comments "the Google phone's best feature is its attractive, well-designed interface."