updated 10:54 am EST, Wed February 19, 2014
Font manager offers new typography options, more templates
Extensis has released a new update for Suitcase Fusion 5 today, featuring a wider font selection and organizational tools. The professional-grade font manager now includes additions that focus on generating design inspiration, such as a new "Fontspiration" panel, which showcases current typography trends. The panel features examples of real-world projects, as well as fonts that were popular in previous eras. Doubling the collection of "QuickComp" templates, users can experiment with a greater variety of fonts, and pair typefaces in print or Web templates.
Suitcase Fusion 5 is compatible with OS X Mavericks, and also features support for Windows 8.1. Available as a free update for current users, the program is priced at $100. A 30-day free trial can be downloaded for those interested in trying before buying.
Google Translate update adds native iOS 7 support, more language handwriting input
Google Translate, an iOS app that facilitates language translation vocally or by handwriting, has received an update. Now offering handwriting input for more languages, Google Translate can accommodate Arabic, Esperanto, Hebrew, Punjabi, Zulu, and more. Its native iOS support features a new keyboard and status bar in the app's general user interface. Available for free through iTunes, Google Translate require iOS 6 or later.