VLC is one of the most popular media players in the world and this new version has quite a few improvements for all platforms. Chief among them is enhanced hardware decoding for macOS which is now faster and supports more samples while reducing crashes.
Atom is a relatively new text editor that's quickly becoming a favorite. The latest version of this "hackable" editor includes GitHub package improvements, improved syntax highlighting and code folding, Python and HTML language improvements, among others. GitHub also released a new beta for Atom today.