updated 01:40 pm EDT, Tue June 14, 2005
Softmagic today announced , an update to the desktop publishing application built for Mac OS X. MLayout takes advantage of Quartz PDF rendering, Unicode-based multilingual support, and the automated pagination based on XML and tagged RTF. It supports math equations, tables, Japanese rubi, and direct publishing to Web. Version 2.1 adds a French localization, improved composition rule for Roman-based European languages, and improved spot color support. The update also allows Unicode-based multiple character styles in single paragraph style. Legacy data support is also improved.