Someone else is ready to replace the Caliber font
The Caliber font that became popular in the Panama case in Pakistan will soon become a thing of the past, Microsoft has announced to replace it with another font.
The American technology company Microsoft has started looking for an alternative font for Caliber. Caliber has been the default font of Microsoft Office since 2007 and the company has suggested 5 possible alternatives.
However, the Caliber font will remain in the fonts.
“Dear Caliber, we love the time we spent together, but now that relationship is coming to an end,” Microsoft said in an April 28 tweet.
The company asked users to indicate the font of their choice out of 5 alternative fonts, which include Tenorite, Byrstadt, Sakina, Sea Ford and Grand View.
Tenorite was designed by Erin McLaughlin and Wei Hewang, and according to the company, the font style is friendly. Byrstadt was designed by Steve Mattison, and by Microsoft, Byrstadt is a clear-cut stroke ending font.
The Sakina was designed by John Hudson and Paul Han Slow, and according to the company, the font is ideal for long documents and short sentences. Explains the difference which makes it easier to identify the structure of words.
Grand View is designed by Aaron Bell, inspired by German highways and railway signs, designed to read letters in distant and dim light, and is adapted for long writing.