Resources Contact Us Home
Browse by: INVENTOR PATENT HOLDER PATENT NUMBER DATE
 
 
Monotype Imaging Inc. Patents
Assignee:
Monotype Imaging Inc.
Address:
Woburn, MA
No. of patents:
6
Patents:












Patent Number Title Of Patent Date Issued
8201088 Method and apparatus for associating with an electronic document a font subset containing select June 12, 2012
A method and apparatus are provided for embedding a font subset in an electronic document. The method in one form includes analyzing a document having characters of a font set where characters may have different forms depending on the location of the character in a word or one or more
7821515 Method for automatic font character height restriction October 26, 2010
A method is provided for reducing a height of a font character in a nonlinear scaling process. The method includes reducing the height of the character by interacting with hinting instruction to adjust relevant instructions to thereby reduce the overall height of a font character whi
7719537 Method for reducing size and increasing speed for font generation of instructions May 18, 2010
A method for compressing font instruction data. The method includes analyzing a set of pixel-per-em values and fractional pixel shifts contained in font instruction for each glyph in a font data set to construct a database of values. The pixel-per-em values and fractional pixel shift
7184046 Method and apparatus for font storage reduction February 27, 2007
The present invention is aimed at three specific data areas of font compression, each of whose size has become significant as other data areas have been compressed. The three data areas include model factoring, character level feature measurement (local dimensions) factoring, and typ
6997543 Total ink control method for color rendering in printing system February 14, 2006
A total-ink method ensures that the total amount of available colors remains the same such that the color characterization process can treat the restricted printing process as if it is dealing with a non-restricted printing process without loss of quality. This method enhances non-lo
6992671 Method and apparatus for compressing Bezier descriptions of letterforms in outline fonts using v January 31, 2006
Vector quantization provides font contour data reduction. Characters are defined in a font collection using segmented outline forms and common references stored to curve segments for similar segments in different characters of the font collection. Compressing the font collection pref

 
 
  Recently Added Patents
Query optimization with awareness of limited resource usage
Circuit arrangement having a load transistor and a voltage limiting circuit and method for driving a load transistor
Phosphoinositide 3-kinase inhibitor with a zinc binding moiety
Device for accurately measuring concentration of component in blood and control method of the device
Method and apparatus for transcoding and transrating in distributed video systems
Remotely provisioned wireless proxy
Managing wear leveling and garbage collection operations in a solid-state memory using linked lists
  Randomly Featured Patents
Air brake control valve with combined graduated and direct release
Structure and manufacturing method of a chip scale package
Indoor chimes
Magneto-optical recording medium having a layer that retains its state of magnetization regardless of the presence of an external magnetic field, and a recording/reproducing method therefor
Valve for filter device
Sensor device and method for qualitative and quantitative analysis of gas phase substances
Substrate for growing shiitake mushrooms
Protective cover for slack adjusters
Dot line printer with mimimum hammer gap arrangement
Cam boring tool