Direct 2D and DirectWrite Demos

Kam Vedbrat, formerely a Windows UX guy, just demonstrated some great new features in Direct 2D and DirectWrite for smoothing fonts. Kam also demonstrated the new Gabriola font included in Windows 7.

DirectWrite:

Direct2D:

Look how good txt is when it's moving rapidly:

Report a problem with article
Previous Story

HD Netflix streaming comes to Xbox 360 first

Next Story

Microsoft Surfaces at PDC

6 Comments

Commenting is disabled on this article.

Microsoft really needs to consolidate and connect their APIs better... DirectX, Direct2D, XNA, and fifty thousand other interfaces and none of them are connected... :P