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  • WPF (and Silverlight): Choose your Fonts and Text Rendering Options Wisely

    "He Chose Poorly" was the first thing I thought when I saw the font rendering in a metro-themed WPF4 application I looked at the other day. (Metro is the name of the Zune/Windows Phone 7 user experience style). The application was really sweet, but suffered from some crummy font rendering. Ok, maybe not the first thought. My first thought was actually "This is WPF 4, there's no excuse...