Last updated : Jan 28, 2014
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Trial Worth pursuing. It is important to understand how to build up this capability. Enterprises should try this technology on a project that can handle the risk.
With the rise of devices with multiple form factors and pixel densities, the issue of presenting high quality icons at all scales has become important. Icon fonts solve this problem by using browser support for WebFonts and SVG instead of scaled images or maintaining different icon sets. As always, when making extensive use of SVG, pay attention to power consumption on mobile devices and performance on older devices.
Assess Worth exploring with the goal of understanding how it will affect your enterprise.
Published : May 22, 2013