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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.

Custom font by Ascender featured in new Microsoft Expression Blend 3

Friday, March 27, 2009

Last week in Las Vegas at the MIX09 Conference, Bill Buxton gave the keynote presentation that featured Microsoft Expression Blend 3 Preview. Ascender's Jim Ford designed the Buxton Sketch font that is featured in the presentation, and in the product. This is the newest custom font from the Ascender type design team.View the Bill Buxton presentation.