Links for June 4, 2018

Slug Font Rendering Library

Slug renders character glyphs on the GPU directly from outline data composed of quadratic Bézier curves to produce crisp text at any scale or from any perspective. There are no precomputed texture images or signed distance fields. Slug uses a breakthrough mathematical algorithm that we invented to achieve perfect robustness with high performance, and it is the only existing GPU method that renders properly antialiased glyph shapes with no artifacts under both magnification and minification.

Finding the Best Free Fonts for Numbers

Though there are countless blog posts and recommendation lists for fonts and font pairings these days, when you look for best fonts for numbers, it’s not as easy to find. If you can’t afford FF DIN…

Segmented type appreciation corner – web toy by Marcin Wichary