Redmond, WA - 26 June 2013
On June 26, 2013, Microsoft announced support for a new color font format at their BUILD conference. The announcement was part of a talk given by Dan McLachlan. The video can be seen here
. Talk of color fonts begins after about 9 minutes. Shortly after this announcement, information on the file format was sent to OpenType community to consider for standarization.
article posted 29 August 2013 and last updated 29 August 2013.