Punctuation ?

So what is punctuation? This may seem like a simple question yet I find myself asking it more and more often whilst working on our pdf search and text extraction. So once again today I found myself asking this same question. What is punctuation? According to dictionary.com punctution is, “The practice or system of using…

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Why the TrueType hinting patent expiration matters

A while back we put a lot of effort into implementing some of the hinting technology in the TrueType specification. This system effectively uses small programs in a stack based environment to manipulate the set of points which define the contours of a glyph. Up until recently, some of the instructions available in the language…

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