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This story has been corrected to note that the Google fonts are available for free use through the SkyFonts technology.
Google's Web fonts now are available through Monotype's SkyFonts technology, which lets people download fonts from the Web and use them on their computers.
Promising easier font rendering and wider language support, Monotype Imaging launches a mobile suite for Android developers.
As typographically rich publishing reaches beyond paper to the Web, Monotype Imaging expands its customer base by buying its rival's MyFonts Web service as well as lots of fonts.
A project that turns handwritten letters seen on homeless signs into fonts gets a big boost from global typeface provider Monotype.
The font company is releasing patented compression technology in an attempt to bring faster, nicer fonts to the Web, and Google is helping out the effort.
This free font integrates regionally appropriate Japanese, Chinese, and Korean language promises to be a boon to designers and developers.
Shunting work onto the graphics chips is all the rage in computing circles, and Monotype is jumping on board. iType 5 adds effects for zooming, 3D text, and lighting.
The much-maligned Comic Sans typeface gets an overdue remake, rendering it suitable for general consumption.
CNET spoke with Monotype's creative type director, Steve Matteson, to discuss the challenges of designing fonts for ultra-small user interfaces, including wearables.