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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.

Font licensing in the news

Thursday, October 15, 2009

Here is a good story at Graphic Arts Online about font licensing, and the intrinsic value of fonts, by note author and pre-press consultant Brian P. Lawler. In the story he even quotes Ascender's Steve Matteson on the tireless behind-the-scenes work that goes into designing and developing high quality font software files. Read the story: Jaywalking on fonts