...the distinguished type designer infamous for his Microsoft screen fonts Verdana, Georgia, Tahoma etc. it's convenient to forget that Carter has also counts Big Caslon, ITC Galliard, Helvetica Compressed and Bell Centennial in his extensive portfolio.
Read the interview... http://playgallery.org/stories/carter/
There are some interesting and relevant insights into typeface design in the digital age on this video ...
Matthew Carter & Roger Black: Type - Design and Changing Technology from UM Art & Design on Vimeo.