[Openfontlibrary] Fwd: Droid fonts
nicolas_spalinger at sil.org
Fri Aug 15 09:49:30 PDT 2008
Dave Crossland wrote:
> boom boom boom
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> From: Ira Despam <despam at ascendercorp.com>
> Date: 16 Nov 2007 18:19
> Subject: Droid fonts
> To: dave at spam6.com
> Thanks for your e-mail.
> Ascender built the Droid fonts and it is our expectation that the OHA
> will release them as part of the Android platform under the Apache
> license. This is ultimately up to the OHA and not Ascender.
I've come accross a repository where someone intends to work on Droid:
But no sign of it being official. The licensing issue is still not
With the delay on the Android release, does anyone has more information
on this? Aside from the promise of a Apache license of course? Has
anyone approached them to advocate a font-specific license that would
engage more designers?
BTW there's a video by the designer hired to work on this font family
over here: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rxbzE_JAs3A
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