Mellel, Herald, Authy Bluetooth

updated 10:27 am EDT, Mon October 28, 2013 | Posted in Apps

Mellel 3.2.5 ($39) - Mellel is a word processor that offers tools for writing and organizing long documents. The update fixes an issue that caused Mellel to crash on OS X Mavericks when clicking the associated input method popup menu in the Preferences, when certain input methods are present. An error that caused the software to crash on launch when certain keyboard layers are present has also been resolved. [Download - 102.3MB]

Herald 4.0.1 (free) - Herald is a plug-in for Apple's Mail app that displays popup notifications whenever new messages are received. It also includes the ability to perform common actions from within notifications, including deleting messages, initiating replies, opening the message in Mail, or marking the message as read. Several bugs have been addressed in this update, including one that resulted in overlapping headers on non-English systems. [Download - 4.8MB]

Authy Bluetooth 1.2 (free) - Authy Bluetooth allows users use a Bluetooth-enableddevice as a key for two-factor authentication. The software connects to the device using Low-Energy Bluetooth, helping to prevent excessive battery drain, and provides quick access to tokens through a Menu Bar item. Version 1.2 fixes issues with iOS 7 and improves overall reliability. [Download - 3.3MB]

MotionComposer 1.7 ($149) - MotionComposer is a tool for creating animated Flash and HTML5 content simultaneously. The v1.7 update adds support for iOS 7, along with Android support for the Aquafadas Digital Publishing System export. A new feature to round positions of the display objects and prevent blur in the HTML5 versions is also included. [Download - 93.3MB]

CalendarMenu 2.2.1 ($4) - CalendarMenu places a small calendar that shows all iCal events directly in the menubar. Various OS X Mavericks compatibility issues have been fixed in this release, along with a bug that could result in checkboxes in the calendar selector to go missing when there was no reminder lists. Various typos in the German help documents have also been fixed. [Download - 2MB]

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