They're fine and AFAIK, they are OpenType. Don't be fooled by the TTF
Bob, why do you say they are open type? You know for sure?
First of all, you'll see that that google has dropped web from the name.
If you check out the fonts you'll see that many of them have more than
Besides, what's the big deal about fonts being truetype? Are you still
worried about myths that were floating around 20 years ago?
I am working with Roboto, a Google font, on a branding program. Is there an issue with these fonts have native "padding" or "margins"? For example, when placed in a table, with all specs stripped out, they do not center unless baseline shift is manually increased by a point or two. Leading can be the same as other fonts, but baselines move dramatically. Puzzled...