[olug] Open Source Font for Dyslexia

Jeff Hinrichs dundeemt at gmail.com
Sat Dec 29 14:13:41 UTC 2012

Thanks for sharing!  I know people who might benefit from this work.

Jeff Hinrichs
On Dec 29, 2012 2:46 AM, "Aaron Grothe" <ajgrothe at yahoo.com> wrote:

> Hey Guys,
> If anybody ever gives you grief about the value of Open Source feel free
> to point them to this project (stumbled across it while doing research on
> Microsoft's removal of fonts from Windows a couple of weeks ago)
> http://dyslexicfonts.com/
> It is a font designed to help people with Dyslexia.  For those of you who
> don't know what that is it is a depressingly common learning disability
> where words appear jumbled.  So Linux can appear as xuinL or a bunch of
> different ways.
> People have installed it on Jailbroken Nooks and Iphones as well as Linux
> and Windows.  Which when you think about an e-reader for people who can't
> read just sounds massively cool :-)
> Regards,
> Aaron
> 0-0-0
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