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Opentype features cross-browser compatibility

css,css3,firefox,webkit,opentype
I am trying to utilise the opentype features of 'Plantin MT Pro' from myfonts. More specifically, I am hoping to use 'true' small-caps and old-style numbering. By 'true' small-caps, I mean i'd prefer not to mimic small-caps via the font-variant selector if possible. The below css is achieving success in...

What is causing Calibri to lose ClearType between 9 and 14 pt?

c#,fonts,gdi+,opentype,cleartype
What exactly is it that makes GDI+ switch to binary aliasing when using default Microsoft Office font Calibri between 9pt and 14pt with ClearTypeGridFit specified? It's somewhat disconcerting. How many other fonts are also affected by whatever is behind this, and at what sizes? Is there a workaround? (Excluding GDI,...