Ascender Corp. Provides Fonts to Open Handset Alliance
ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL - November 5, 2007 - Ascender Corporation, a leading provider of advanced font products and innovative applications for mobile devices, today announced that it has joined the Open Handset Alliance and is providing a variety of solutions for the Android platform.
The Android platform is a complete mobile software stack with everything a handset manufacturer or operator needs to build a mobile phone. Ascender is developing a collection of fonts that will be delivered as part of the Android platform. The fonts will be used as part of the User Interface and will provide support for multiple languages.
More information on Ascender can be found here: http://www.ascendercorp.com/news/open-handset-alliance/
More information on the Open Handset Alliance can be found here: http://www.openhandsetalliance.com
About AscenderAscender Corporation is a leading provider of advanced font products and innovative applications for mobile devices. Ascender's founders are font industry experts and have been involved in developing many of the most important and influential fonts used in computers and mobile devices. Ascender provides multilingual, custom font development and mobile phone applications for a wide range of customers including creative professionals, enterprises and hardware & software developers. Ascender also provides fonts for download to graphic designers through the www.AscenderFonts.com website and to consumers through the www.FontMarketplace.com website.
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