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Behdad Esfahbod
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Today, we are excited to release an early version of Noto Nastaliq Urdu.  Check out the announcement, and click through to my test page from there. +Roozbeh Pournader 
 
After over a year of hard work, Google just released an early version of our Noto Nastaliq Urdu font on the public repository of Noto, and as a web font on Google Fonts Early Access. http://goo.gl/fth4w2
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+Fatima Omer Please file an issue at https://code.google.com/p/noto/issues/entry then.  Thanks!
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These are slides from the talk +Roozbeh Pournader  and I did at Internationalization & Unicode Conference last week in Santa Clara, called: "Unicode, OpenType, and Fonts: Closing the Circle".  The slides were not designed for reading, and unfortunately IUC does not record talks :(.  We hope to do a recorded version later this year.

I copy John Hudson's words: "For sheer depth of content, #IUC38 was one of the best conferences I've attended."  Thank you everyone who made it so special!
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He is called Roozbeh the White. And he's come back to you now - at the turn of the tide.
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Here's the video of my GLyphy (glyphy.org) presentation at linux.conf.au earlier this month.
 
Since +Behdad Esfahbod hasn't shared it here. I will.

glyphy.org is doing text rasterizeration on the GPU in real time. Highly recommended video that will explain you all you need to know about it, and get you excited about the potential.
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Big fan of open source work in graphics! keep up the good work!
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"In the Summer of 2003 I visited Ottawa for a Computer Science workshop.  Before getting there I also noticed that there's Ottawa Linux Symposium going on after my workshop, so I made it there, and stayed at Carlton's Leeds College.  It was my first Linux conference.  I knew no one.  I met Keith Packard for the first time.  The closing keynote was by Rusty Russel, and left me energized about the community."
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Help #FightEbola. For every $1 you donate, Google will donate $2 to four nonprofits doing critical humanitarian work in West Africa. Together we can do more. Donate now.
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well done!
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"The Endless River" is out.  Looks like a Pink Floyd; Sounds like a Pink Floyd; it IS Pink Floyd;  A 2014 version though...
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Listened to it a few times. The vocal track is the weakest though, should have left that one out. 

It's nice relaxing music.
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Since Android Lollipop is public now, I can express my excitement about a small feature I worked on with +Raph Levien: CSS-style fontFeatureSettings, aka arbitrary OpenType features, in TextView and XML.  Way to go, typography on Android!
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Feeling lucky!
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That's right!  Good find +Radhakrishnan CV !
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  • Google
    Software Developer, 2010 - present
  • FarsiWeb
    Software Developer, 2000 - 2006
  • Red Hat
    Software Developer, 2006 - 2010
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Toronto, Canada - Tehran, Iran - Sari, Iran
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  • University of Toronto, MBA
    Parttime MBA, 2009 - 2012
  • University of Toronto, MSc
    MSc. Computer Science, 2003 - 2006
  • Sharif University of Technology, BSc
    BSc. Software Engineering, 2000 - 2003
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